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Word: defalcate

Definition: embezzle


More Vocab Words

::: barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
::: eclectic - selective; composed of elements drawn from disparate sources; selecting individual elements from a variety of sources; N. eclecticism
::: antiquated - obsolete; old-fashioned; outdated
::: olfactory - concerning the sense of smell
::: secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
::: chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
::: slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
::: frail - weak; N. frailty
::: piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
::: disengage - uncouple; separate; disconnect; stop fighting; OP. engage