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Word: herbivorous

Definition: grain-eating; CF. herbivore


More Vocab Words

::: palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
::: exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
::: accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
::: prudent - cautious; careful; prudential
::: dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
::: hermetic - concerning alchemy or magic; obscure and mysterious; occult
::: emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
::: umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
::: viscous - (of a liquid) thick and sticky; gluey; viscid; CF. consistency
::: parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)