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Word: exorcise

Definition: drive out evil spirits


More Vocab Words

::: graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
::: visionary - produced by imagination; fanciful; mystical; showing foresight; N: one having foresight; one given to speculative impractical ideas
::: tenuous - thin; slim; rare
::: connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
::: unfledged - immature; not having the feathers necessary to fly; CF. fledgling
::: optimist - person who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
::: bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
::: wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
::: incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
::: effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted