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Word: putrefy

Definition: make or become putrid; N. putrefaction


More Vocab Words

::: detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
::: equestrian - rider on horseback; ADJ.
::: furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
::: garbled - mixed up; jumbled; distorted; V. garble: mix up or distort (a message) to such an extent as to make misleading or unintelligible
::: connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art
::: compulsive - resulting from compulsion
::: rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
::: inclined - tending or leaning toward; bent; V. incline: slant; dispose; be disposed; tend
::: rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
::: doggerel - poor verse