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Word: distend

Definition: expand; swell out


More Vocab Words

::: pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame
::: abolish - cancel; put an end to
::: propensity - natural inclination
::: tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
::: imprecation - curse; swearword
::: opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
::: desperado - reckless, desperate outlaw
::: postulate - self-evident truth; something assumed without proof; V: assume the truth of (as a basis of an argument)
::: legislature - legislating branch of government; CF. legislate: make laws
::: filing - particle removed by a file