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Word: maculated

Definition: spotted; stained; CF. immaculate


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::: lunatic - insane; Ex. lunatic asylum
::: strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
::: maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
::: overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
::: manacle - restrain; handcuff; N.
::: conformist - person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms
::: foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
::: oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
::: lament - grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
::: renege - break a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege on the contract/paying off the debt