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Word: mollycoddle

Definition: pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively


More Vocab Words

::: amble - walking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly
::: blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
::: determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision
::: unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
::: exiguous - small in amount; minute
::: chasten - discipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
::: mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
::: abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
::: grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
::: tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation