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Word: contumacious

Definition: stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)


More Vocab Words

::: appease - pacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
::: rummage - ransack; thoroughly search
::: dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
::: inverse - opposite
::: monotheism - belief in one God
::: peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
::: omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power
::: flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
::: grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
::: convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial