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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

::: flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
::: afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
::: exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
::: zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
::: perigee - point of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
::: animated - lively; spirited
::: vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
::: irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
::: bestial - beastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel
::: reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect