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Word: seethe

Definition: be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.


Sentences Containing 'seethe'

(seethe her, seethe her, my lads!) but never mind, Mr. Stubb, all for the best.

More Vocab Words

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::: etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words
::: universal - characterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
::: gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
::: spawn - lay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
::: quadruped - four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
::: consternation - great shock; dismay
::: sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
::: genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
::: affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination