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Word: limbo

Definition: region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo


More Vocab Words

::: cater - provide food and drink (for); cater to: try to satisfy (desires of a bad kind)
::: premonition - forewarning; presentiment; foreboding
::: turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil
::: straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch
::: bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
::: antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
::: diabolical - diabolic; devilish; fiendish
::: conclusive - decisive; ending all debate
::: lumber - move heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber