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Word: unfetter

Definition: liberate; free from chains; V. unfetter


More Vocab Words

::: deviate - turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism
::: cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
::: anguish - acute pain; extreme suffering
::: contingent - dependent on something uncertain or in the future; conditional; happening by chance; accidental; N: a group of soldiers, ships to a larger force; CF. contingency: future event that may or may not occur; possibility; Ex. prepare for every contingency
::: alacrity - cheerful promptness without reluctance
::: smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
::: felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
::: annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
::: noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
::: luxuriant - abundant; growing healthily and in large amounts; excessively ornate; rich and splendid; fertile; Ex. luxuriant forests/prose; CF. luxurious, luxuriate