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Word: insubstantial

Definition: lacking substance; insignificant; frail; immaterial


More Vocab Words

::: doddering - shaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
::: turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil
::: courier - messenger
::: nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
::: meander - wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
::: prestige - respect or admiration; impression produced by achievements or reputation; ADJ: causing admiration; ADJ. prestigious: having prestige
::: demagogue - person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
::: plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
::: poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
::: omniscient - all-knowing