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Word: defalcate

Definition: embezzle


More Vocab Words

::: bulge - protruding part; swelling of a surface; Ex. The apple made a bulge in his pocket; V: swell outward; protrude
::: retinue - following; attendants
::: neophyte - recent convert; new member of a religious group; beginner; CF. plant
::: absolute - complete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism
::: gaudy - flashy; showy
::: catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
::: automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
::: embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
::: desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
::: embody - give a bodily form to; incorporate; include