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Word: hypercritical

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


More Vocab Words

::: presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
::: vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
::: celibate - abstaining from sexual intercourse; unmarried; N. celibacy
::: ovoid - egg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate
::: creed - system of religious or ethical belief
::: apparition - ghost; phantom
::: adulation - flattery; admiration that is more than is necessary or deserved
::: unwarranted - unjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
::: frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
::: sybarite - lover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy