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Word: convoke

Definition: call together; Ex. convoke Parliament; N. convocation


More Vocab Words

::: stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
::: abash - embarrass
::: irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
::: abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
::: skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
::: portly - stout; corpulent
::: cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
::: instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
::: acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
::: gorge - narrow canyon; steep rocky cleft; ravine (made by a stream which runs through it)