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Word: putrefy

Definition: make or become putrid; N. putrefaction


More Vocab Words

::: disaffected - disloyal; lacking loyality; V. disaffect: cause to lose affection or loyalty
::: meager - scanty; inadequate
::: clientele - body of customers
::: mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
::: obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy
::: fruition - bearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
::: incipient - beginning; in an early stage
::: gustatory - affecting or relating to the sense of taste
::: timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
::: nourish - provide with food necessary for life and growth