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Word: strut

Definition: pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner


More Vocab Words

::: serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
::: repast - meal; feast; banquet
::: skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
::: personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
::: respiration - breathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
::: stampede - sudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises
::: pharisee - Pharisee: member of an ancient Jewish group that emphasized strict observance of the Mosaic law (considering themselves very holy); hypocritical self-righteous person
::: preclude - make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate
::: mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
::: bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured