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Word: flotsam

Definition: drifting wreckage


More Vocab Words

::: apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
::: skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
::: castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
::: pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
::: gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
::: slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
::: impassable - not able to be traveled or crossed
::: generic - characteristic of an entire class or species; of a genus
::: edifice - building (of imposing size)
::: unerringly - infallibly; ADJ. unerring: making no mistakes