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Word: slapdash

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


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::: fickle - changeable (in affections or friendship); faithless
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
::: gleam - brief flash of light; glow; V.
::: squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
::: excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
::: macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
::: impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
::: emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
::: inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
::: whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy