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Word: perspicuity

Definition: clearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity


Sentences Containing 'perspicuity'

In point of perspicuity, precision, and distinctness, therefore, the duties of customs are much inferior to those of excise.

More Vocab Words

::: specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
::: relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
::: incentive - spur; motive; something which encourages one to greater activity
::: tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
::: agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
::: conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
::: prevalent - widespread; generally accepted
::: marvel - To become filled with wonder or astonishment; N. One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.
::: lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
::: inundate - flood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work