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Word: simper

Definition: smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly


More Vocab Words

::: solecism - nonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
::: brawl - noisy quarrel
::: dirge - funeral song; slow mournful piece of music (sung over a dead person)
::: dignitary - person of high rank or position
::: fruition - bearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
::: dauntless - bold; fearless
::: cunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
::: minion - servile dependent; obsequious follower
::: atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
::: simulate - feign; imitate