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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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::: mitigate - appease; moderate; make or become less in force or intensity
::: serpentine - winding; twisting; of or like a serpent; Ex. serpentine course of the river; N. serpent: snake
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::: spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
::: indict - charge; N. indictment
::: titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
::: somnolent - half asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence
::: depredation - plundering; destruction
::: stumble - trip and almost fall; proceed unsteadily; act falteringly; N.
::: encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher