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Word: hirsute

Definition: hairy; having a lot of hair


More Vocab Words

::: stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
::: rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
::: abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
::: amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
::: barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
::: discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
::: canvass - determine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
::: rhapsody - excessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
::: epithet - word or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)
::: creep - move with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.