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Word: malapropos

Definition: inappropriate; ADV.


More Vocab Words

::: mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
::: codify - arrange (laws or rules) as a code; classify; N. code: system of words used instead of ordinary writing; collection of laws, rules, established social customs
::: insomnia - wakefulness; inability to sleep
::: prank - mischievous trick
::: savory - pleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation
::: devise - think up; invent; plan; bequeath; N: bequest
::: gruesome - grisly; horrible
::: comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
::: parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.
::: bland - soothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence