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Word: putrefy

Definition: make or become putrid; N. putrefaction


More Vocab Words

::: jovial - good-natured; merry; cheerful
::: conspire - take part in a conspiracy; (of events) work together; combine; Ex. Events conspired to produce great difficulties.
::: advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
::: domineer - rule over tyrannically
::: ethereal - like a spirit or fairy; unearthly light; heavenly; unusually refined; Ex. She has an ethereal beauty; CF. ether: upper air
::: dishearten - discourage
::: listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid
::: relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
::: chaff - worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff
::: monotony - sameness leading to boredom; monotonousness; ADJ. monotonous; CF. monotone