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Word: mendacious

Definition: lying; habitually dishonest; N. mendacity


More Vocab Words

::: rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
::: lachrymose - producing tears; tearful
::: feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
::: impair - injure; hurt; damage
::: pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
::: gourmand - epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
::: buccaneer - pirate
::: abolish - cancel; put an end to
::: belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
::: burlesque - give an imitation that ridicules; imitate mockingly