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Word: loiter

Definition: hang about/around; stand idly about; linger


More Vocab Words

::: menace - threat; V: threaten
::: expurgate - clean; remove offensive parts of a book
::: hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
::: mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
::: meditation - reflection; thought; V. meditate
::: conscientious - scrupulous; through and careful; Ex. conscientious worker
::: execrate - curse; express abhorrence for; detest
::: protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
::: incline - slope; slant; Ex. steep incline
::: embed - (imbed) enclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass