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Word: disquisition

Definition: formal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report

More Vocab Words

::: bellicose - warlike
::: distant - reserved or aloof; cold in manner; Ex. distant greeting; ADV. distantly
::: compliant - readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements
::: pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
::: apposite - appropriate; fitting
::: convoke - call together; Ex. convoke Parliament; N. convocation
::: derision - ridicule; ADJ. derisive; CF. derisory
::: effectuate - effect; produce; achieve; Ex. effectuate a reconciliation
::: circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
::: retort - quick sharp reply; V.