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Word: maraud

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


More Vocab Words

::: behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
::: rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
::: incessant - uninterrupted; unceasing
::: burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
::: coercion - use of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
::: continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: disputatious - argumentative; fond of argument
::: foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
::: facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility