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Word: maraud

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


More Vocab Words

::: slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
::: misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
::: simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
::: baffle - frustrate; perplex
::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
::: console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
::: victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
::: slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous