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Word: forebears

Definition: (forbears) ancestors

More Vocab Words

::: oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
::: ineffectual - not effective; not having a desired effect; weak
::: sleek - smooth and shining (as from good health); V.
::: terrestrial - on or relating to the earth
::: homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
::: gratuity - tip
::: whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
::: frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
::: natty - neatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
::: felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen