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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


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::: blemish - mar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
::: anarchist - person who seeks to overturn the established government; advocate of abolishing authority
::: palette - board on which painter mixes pigments(coloring matters)
::: vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
::: temerity - boldness; nerve; rashness; Ex. temerity to ask for a pay increase after only three day's work
::: glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey
::: raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
::: maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
::: viscid - adhesive; gluey
::: swipe - hit with a sweeping motion; N.