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Word: slapdash

Definition: hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)


More Vocab Words

::: wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
::: bestial - beastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel
::: propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
::: chicanery - trickery; deception
::: impoverish - make poor; deprive of natural strength or something important; Ex. impoverished soil
::: implicate - incriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
::: philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
::: fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
::: linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
::: assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)