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Word: swathe

Definition: swath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages


More Vocab Words

::: uproar - noisy confusion
::: ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
::: balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
::: libretto - text of an opera or oratorio; CF. book
::: asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks
::: conduit - aqueduct; passageway for fluids
::: replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
::: skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
::: prank - mischievous trick
::: ideology - system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture