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Word: scenario

Definition: plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events


More Vocab Words

::: insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
::: ruffian - violent scoundrel; bully
::: caption - title; chapter heading; text under illustration
::: offhand - casual; done without prior thought or preparation
::: plait - braid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
::: accrue - come to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
::: jocund - merry
::: captious - faultfinding; too critical
::: temporal - of time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
::: paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct