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Word: heckler

Definition: person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)


More Vocab Words

::: adverse - going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
::: pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
::: absolve - pardon (an offense)
::: taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
::: alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce
::: relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
::: supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
::: destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
::: revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
::: inquisitive - eager for knowledge; unduly curious