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Word: cower

Definition: shrink quivering as from fear; cringe


More Vocab Words

::: frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
::: backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
::: dermatologist - one who studies the skin and its diseases
::: hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
::: callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
::: libidinous - lustful
::: conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
::: repository - storehouse
::: amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly