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Word: rusticate

Definition: banish to the country; dwell in the country


More Vocab Words

::: profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
::: scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
::: disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
::: enumerate - list; mention one by one
::: glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg
::: pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
::: homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
::: titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
::: blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart