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Word: resourceful

Definition: clever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness


More Vocab Words

::: pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
::: skinflint - miser; stingy person
::: impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
::: manifold - many in number or kind; numerous; varied
::: dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
::: tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
::: detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
::: wrath - anger; fury
::: static - having no motion; unchanging; lacking development; N. stasis: stable state
::: deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition