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Word: rhapsodize

Definition: speak or write in an exaggeratedly enthusiastic manner; Ex. rhapsodize over the beauty of the scenery


More Vocab Words

::: apparition - ghost; phantom
::: complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
::: circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
::: facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
::: obsequy - funeral ceremony
::: agility - nimbleness; ability to move quickly
::: homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
::: manifold - many in number or kind; numerous; varied
::: impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
::: indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index