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Word: waft

Definition: move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window


More Vocab Words

::: zenith - point directly overhead in the sky; summit; acme; highest point
::: recluse - hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
::: poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
::: retinue - following; attendants
::: alchemy - medieval chemistry
::: frail - weak; N. frailty
::: chagrin - annoyance and disappointment; vexation (caused by humiliation or injured pride)
::: forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
::: patrimony - property inherited from a father
::: spendthrift - someone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth