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Word: mollycoddle

Definition: pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively


More Vocab Words

::: disaffected - disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty
::: panegyric - formal praise; encomium; Ex. I don't deserve such panegyrics.
::: dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
::: anonymity - state of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous
::: navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
::: escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
::: dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
::: parsimony - stinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
::: blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
::: derogatory - expressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage