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Word: stipple

Definition: paint or draw with dots or short strokes


More Vocab Words

::: embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
::: outlook - point of view; view from a particular place; expectation for the future; prospect; Ex. outlook on life; Ex. pleasing outlook; Ex. weather outlook
::: giddy - light-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
::: exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
::: recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
::: vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
::: aviary - enclosure for birds; large cage
::: prototype - original work used as a model by others
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
::: bacchanalian - drunken