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Word: temporize

Definition: gain time as by postponing an action; avoid committing oneself


More Vocab Words

::: winsome - charming (in a childlike way); agreeable; gracious; engaging
::: bureaucracy - overregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic
::: putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
::: gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
::: decrepitude - state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
::: holster - leather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
::: scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
::: credential - evidence concerning one's authority; written proof of a person's position; Ex. The new ambassador presented his credentials to the court.
::: bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely
::: methodical - systematic; N. method: systematic method of procedure