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Word: placebo

Definition: harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill

More Vocab Words

::: delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
::: inscrutable - difficult to understand; impenetrable; not readily understood; mysterious
::: diaphanous - sheer; transparent
::: unequivocal - plain; clear; obvious
::: swill - drink greedily
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
::: poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
::: sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
::: braggadocio - boasting