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Word: mollycoddle

Definition: pamper; coddle; baby; indulge excessively


More Vocab Words

::: flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
::: transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
::: underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
::: indomitable - unconquerable; unyielding
::: wastrel - waster; profligate
::: reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
::: defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
::: exalt - raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation
::: stint - set limits in amount or number; be thrifty; ADJ. stinting, unstinting; CF. stint:savings
::: clasp - hold firmly within arms