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Word: seamy

Definition: sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life


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::: kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal
::: roseate - rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
::: indices - signs; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
::: sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
::: dissipate - squander; waste foolishly; scatter
::: estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
::: indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
::: fancied - imagined; unreal
::: existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
::: incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate