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Word: crabbed

Definition: sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting

More Vocab Words

::: impotent - weak; ineffective; lacking in physical strength or power
::: prosperous - successful; rich; affluent; well-to-do; well-off
::: erode - eat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
::: infinitesimal - very small
::: effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
::: servile - slavish; cringing; N. servility
::: emissary - agent (sent on a mission to represent another); messenger
::: litany - supplicatory prayer; prayer in which the priest calls out and the people replies in the same words
::: anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.
::: venial - (of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial