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Word: vilify

Definition: slander; speak evil of; N. vilification


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::: genealogy - record of descent; lineage; ancestry; study of ancestry
::: imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
::: conception - beginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
::: garrulous - loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity
::: congeal - freeze; coagulate
::: fauna - animals of a period or region; CF. flora
::: egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
::: traduce - expose to slander
::: prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
::: bereft - deprived of (something valuable); lacking