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Word: manumit

Definition: emancipate; free from slavery or bondage


More Vocab Words

::: surpass - exceed
::: modulate - tone down in intensity; change the intensity or tone of; regulate; change from one musical key to another; Ex. modulate from E to G
::: vagabond - wanderer (without a permanent home); tramp
::: inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
::: sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
::: suspense - state of being undecided; anxiety or apprehension resulting from uncertainty
::: ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
::: dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
::: lounge - stand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
::: underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)