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Vocabulary Word

Word: hoodwink

Definition: deceive; delude


More Vocab Words

::: prohibitive - so high as to prohibit purchase or use; tending to prevent the purchase or use of something; prohibiting; inclined to prevent or forbid; Ex. prohibitive tax
::: refraction - bending of a ray of light
::: surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
::: backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
::: fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
::: conception - beginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
::: vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
::: burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
::: dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
::: myopic - nearsighted; lacking foresight; N. myopia