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Word: hypercritical

Definition: excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)


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::: bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
::: anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
::: cartographer - map-maker
::: indict - charge; N. indictment
::: optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: scuffle - struggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
::: shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
::: jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
::: indigenous - native; Ex. plant indigenous to the New World