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Word: cower

Definition: shrink quivering as from fear; cringe


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::: nuptial - related to marriage or the wedding ceremony; N. nuptials: wedding ceremony
::: ruminant - animal that ruminates; ADJ.
::: archipelago - group of closely located islands
::: precipice - cliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
::: mores - conventions; moral standards; moral customs
::: querulous - given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
::: anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
::: redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
::: vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout