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Word: optician

Definition: maker and seller of eyeglasses


More Vocab Words

::: insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
::: gruesome - grisly; horrible
::: conservatory - (conservatoire) school of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
::: underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
::: recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation
::: bucolic - rustic; pastoral
::: swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
::: penury - extreme poverty; stinginess; ADJ. penurious: very poor; stingy
::: imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
::: induce - persuade; lead to do something; bring about; N. inducement