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Word: deadpan

Definition: wooden; impassive; with no show of feeling; with an expressionless face


More Vocab Words

::: autopsy - examination of a dead body; postmortem; V.
::: subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
::: incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
::: oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
::: draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
::: denizen - (animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor
::: pending - not yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
::: onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
::: veracity - truthfulness; adherence to the truth
::: philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy