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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


More Vocab Words

::: entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
::: maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
::: capillary - having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
::: longevity - long life; long duration
::: enmity - ill will; hatred; hostility
::: assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
::: cessation - stoppage
::: dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
::: despot - tyrant; harsh, authoritarian ruler; CF. despotism
::: consensus - general agreement; opinion reached by a group