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Word: defalcate

Definition: embezzle


More Vocab Words

::: preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous
::: parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
::: homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
::: acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
::: refulgent - effulgent; brilliant; brightly shining; gleaming; Ex. refulgent moon
::: fatuous - smugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
::: wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
::: leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
::: ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
::: executive - person having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing