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Word: hypercritical

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


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::: dappled - spotted
::: flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles
::: rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
::: reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
::: provision - act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement
::: curtail - shorten; reduce
::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
::: plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament