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Word: jettison

Definition: throw overboard (from a ship or plane)

More Vocab Words

::: plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
::: inkling - hint; slight indication
::: verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
::: eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
::: coalition - partnership; league; union of separate political parties
::: quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
::: parody - humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.
::: complicity - participation; involvement (in a questionable act or a crime)
::: acrophobia - fear of heights
::: muggy - (of weather) warm and damp