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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


More Vocab Words

::: qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
::: ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
::: rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
::: indignation - anger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
::: calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander
::: timorous - fearful; timid; demonstrating fear
::: occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
::: retort - quick sharp reply; V.
::: rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
::: irrelevant - not applicable; unrelated