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Word: shoddy

Definition: made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick


More Vocab Words

::: relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
::: meditation - reflection; thought; V. meditate
::: daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
::: precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college
::: condescend - (derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
::: hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
::: slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
::: fertile - producing many young, fruits, or seeds; (of land) producing good crops; V. fertilize
::: collage - work of art put together from fragments
::: turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude