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Word: vilify

Definition: slander; speak evil of; N. vilification


More Vocab Words

::: preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
::: stipple - paint or draw with dots or short strokes
::: distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
::: assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
::: flaccid - flabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles
::: drone - talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
::: quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
::: categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
::: pellucid - transparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
::: impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen