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Word: ensconce

Definition: settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)


More Vocab Words

::: augment - increase; add to
::: jaunt - trip; short journey
::: 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
::: heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
::: delve - dig; search deeply; investigate
::: layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
::: surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
::: irascible - irritable; easily angered
::: lucid - easily understood; clear; intelligible; N. lucidity
::: cavil - quibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily