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Word: dapper

Definition: neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry


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::: bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
::: cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
::: masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
::: aphorism - pithy maxim or saying; ADJ. aphoristic
::: encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
::: cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
::: ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated
::: consummate - complete; V.
::: slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
::: travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth