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Word: foment

Definition: stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)

More Vocab Words

::: forward - presumptuous or bold
::: imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
::: simplistic - oversimplified
::: depose - dethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
::: appall - dismay; shock deeply
::: statutory - created by statute or legislative action; regulated by statute; Ex. statutory age limit
::: stygian - unpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
::: inasmuch_as - since; owing to the fact that
::: persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
::: resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)