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Word: truncate

Definition: cut the top off; shorten


More Vocab Words

::: accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
::: preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
::: regale - entertain
::: illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
::: beguile - deceive; mislead or delude; cheat; pass time pleasantly; charm or attract; Ex. beguiling smile
::: deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically
::: humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
::: annihilate - destroy
::: license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
::: finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse