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Word: minatory

Definition: menacing; threatening


More Vocab Words

::: amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
::: vie - contend; compete
::: sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
::: figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
::: servitude - slavery; compulsory labor imposed as a punishment
::: caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
::: disenfranchise - disfranchise; deprive of a civil right; OP. enfranchise
::: attrition - rubbing away by friction; gradual decrease in numbers or strength; reduction in the work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment; Ex. a war of attrition
::: burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
::: impecunious - without money