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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


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::: pigment - coloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
::: glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
::: apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
::: surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
::: simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
::: hereafter - life after death
::: momentous - very important; N. moment; CF. momentary
::: disparage - belittle
::: chant - tune(melody) in which a number of words are sung on the same note; V: sing (a chant); utter (a slogan) in the manner of a chant
::: obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy