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Word: maraud

Definition: move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army


More Vocab Words

::: dapper - neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
::: prolific - producing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
::: cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.
::: automaton - mechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself
::: gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
::: infringe - violate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)
::: scrupulous - conscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
::: maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
::: rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right
::: prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner