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Word: rankle

Definition: irritate; fester; annoy


More Vocab Words

::: hoard - stockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
::: bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
::: pithy - concise and meaningful; substantial; meaty
::: dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
::: compensatory - making up for; repaying
::: bedizen - dress with vulgar finery
::: empirical - based on experience
::: circuitous - roundabout
::: friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
::: flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion