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Word: plutocracy

Definition: society ruled by the wealthy


More Vocab Words

::: verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
::: vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
::: prolixity - tedious wordiness; verbosity; ADJ. prolix: wordy; verbose; diffuse
::: cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
::: trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
::: narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
::: plump - pleasantly fat; nicely rounded
::: palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.