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Word: tatter

Definition: torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes


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::: tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
::: befuddle - confuse thoroughly
::: reconcile - make friendly again (after quarrel); make consistent (two ideas in opposition); correct inconsistencies; Ex. reconcile one's political principles with one's religious beliefs
::: abeyance - suspended action
::: delta - flat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
::: livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
::: dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
::: vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
::: caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
::: leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline