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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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::: approbation - approval
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::: awful - terrible; very bad
::: lancet - small surgical tool for making incisions
::: balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
::: obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding