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Word: hirsute

Definition: hairy; having a lot of hair


More Vocab Words

::: punctilious - minutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail
::: assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
::: spatial - relating to space
::: foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
::: formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
::: insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
::: appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
::: commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
::: coquette - flirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.