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Word: piscatorial

Definition: pertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces


More Vocab Words

::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: apparition - ghost; phantom
::: drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
::: harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
::: ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
::: benefactor - gift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
::: artifice - deception; trickery
::: affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
::: lout - clumsy person; ADJ. loutish; CF. from countrysides ?
::: resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again