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Word: flick

Definition: light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch


More Vocab Words

::: panoramic - denoting an unobstructed and comprehensive view; N. panorama: unbroken view of a wide area
::: contaminate - pollute
::: sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
::: whit - small amount; smallest speck; Ex. not a whit of
::: kernel - central or vital part; core; whole seed (as of corn)
::: iconoclastic - attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
::: barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
::: compartment - one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
::: frenetic - (phrenetic) frenzied; frantic
::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues