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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


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::: provender - dry food for livestock; fodder
::: abhor - detest; hate
::: craven - cowardly
::: rivulet - small stream; CF. rill < rivulet < river
::: equable - tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform
::: diverge - vary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
::: plethora - excess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses
::: gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
::: moratorium - legal delay of payment or action; Ex. declare moratorium on the building of new houses
::: livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry