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Word: masochist

Definition: person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism


More Vocab Words

::: refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
::: squander - waste; spend foolishly
::: consensus - general agreement; opinion reached by a group
::: commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
::: appurtenances - subordinate possessions; something added to a more important thing
::: indict - charge; N. indictment
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
::: fashion - give shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay
::: ductile - malleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
::: languish - lose animation or strength