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Word: occlude

Definition: shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.


More Vocab Words

::: gusto - eager enjoyment; zest; enthusiasm
::: illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
::: spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth
::: putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
::: grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
::: capacity - mental or physical ability; role; position or duty; ability to accommodate; Ex. in my capacity as president
::: exuberance - overflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
::: lassitude - languor; weariness; listlessness
::: lofty - very high
::: validate - make valid; confirm; ratify