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Word: quizzical

Definition: curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance


More Vocab Words

::: parallelism - state of being parallel; similarity; analogy
::: litigation - lawsuit; N. litigant: one party in a lawsuit; V. litigate
::: resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
::: nugatory - worthless; futile
::: acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
::: proselytize - (induce someone to) convert to a religion or belief; N. proselyte: new convert to a doctrine or religion
::: plane - carpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
::: vernal - pertaining to spring
::: imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
::: animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval