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Word: churlish

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


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::: parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
::: rostrum - raised platform for speech-making; pulpit
::: incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
::: auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
::: attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
::: confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
::: compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
::: manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
::: overblown - inflated; exaggerated
::: puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy