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Word: minatory

Definition: menacing; threatening


More Vocab Words

::: compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
::: sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
::: insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
::: libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
::: endorse - approve; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
::: reprisal - retaliation
::: flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
::: recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
::: conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
::: stratified - divided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify