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Word: halcyon

Definition: calm; peaceful; Ex. halcyon days


More Vocab Words

::: rapport - close relationship; emotional closeness; harmony
::: repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
::: besiege - surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually
::: knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
::: canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
::: pedigree - line of ancestors; ancestry; lineage; ADJ. (of an animal) descended from of a chosen family; Ex. pedigree dog; CF. crane's foot
::: qualified - limited; restricted; V. qualify: limit the meaning of; modify
::: innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
::: blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
::: replenish - fill up again