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Word: emend

Definition: correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement


More Vocab Words

::: suborn - persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation
::: exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
::: rationale - fundamental reason or principle (on which a system or principle is based); fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action
::: resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
::: repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
::: voluminous - having great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large
::: loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.
::: linguistic - pertaining to language
::: spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
::: inadvertently - unintentionally; by oversight; carelessly