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Word: humanitarian

Definition: one devoted to the promotion of human welfare; CF. humanism


More Vocab Words

::: ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
::: impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
::: strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
::: perpetrate - commit an offense; do (something wrong)
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
::: omnipotent - all-powerful; having unlimited power
::: contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
::: peremptory - demanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
::: regimen - prescribed course of diet or exercise; prescribed diet and habits; Ex. daily regimen of a dancer
::: diabolical - diabolic; devilish; fiendish