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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


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::: cerebral - pertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
::: prerogative - privilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
::: pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
::: horde - crowd; swarm
::: subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
::: draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
::: incur - bring upon oneself
::: ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
::: vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion