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Word: disembark

Definition: debark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark

More Vocab Words

::: adulterate - make impure or of poorer quality by adding inferior or tainted(contaminated) substances
::: prudent - cautious; careful; prudential
::: adjunct - something attached to but holding an inferior position
::: desiccate - dry up
::: obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
::: pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
::: blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
::: rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
::: labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
::: wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady