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Word: hirsute

Definition: hairy; having a lot of hair


More Vocab Words

::: dignitary - person of high rank or position
::: uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
::: diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
::: offhand - casual; done without prior thought or preparation
::: smother - kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers
::: barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
::: matrimony - state of being married
::: manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
::: nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
::: affront - insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally