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Word: prattle

Definition: talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate


More Vocab Words

::: motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
::: trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
::: belittle - disparage; depreciate
::: holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
::: ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
::: viand - food; CF. live
::: distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
::: grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
::: effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
::: fancied - imagined; unreal