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Word: deify

Definition: turn into a god; make a god of; idolize; Ex. Kings were deified; CF. deity


More Vocab Words

::: steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
::: amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
::: exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
::: flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
::: embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
::: maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
::: imperious - domineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
::: torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
::: repast - meal; feast; banquet
::: perspicuity - clearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity