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Word: dissident

Definition: dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.


More Vocab Words

::: mock - ridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
::: timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
::: vicarious - experienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
::: implausible - unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi
::: buffoon - stupid person; clown
::: ecosystem - ecological community together with its environment
::: gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
::: senility - old age; feeblemindedness of old age; ADJ. senile: resulting from old age; showing the weakness of body or mind from old age; Ex. senile dementia
::: effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
::: cubicle - small chamber used for sleeping or work