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Word: moratorium

Definition: legal delay of payment or action; Ex. declare moratorium on the building of new houses


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::: dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
::: vendor - seller
::: consanguineous - (consanguine) having a common ancestor
::: resourceful - clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
::: intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition
::: solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
::: teetotalism - practice of abstaining totally from alcoholic drinks; N. teetotaler;; ADJ. teetotal; CF. T + total
::: ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
::: exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
::: auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant