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Word: churlish

Definition: boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo


More Vocab Words

::: eccentricity - oddity; idiosyncrasy
::: desolate - (of a place) deserted; unpopulated; (of a person) lonely; forlorn; joyless
::: hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
::: colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
::: uniformity - sameness; monotony; ADJ. uniform: the same all over
::: stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
::: reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
::: inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
::: reputed - supposed; Ex. reputed father of the child; V. repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteem
::: larder - pantry; place where food is kept