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Word: welter

Definition: confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data

More Vocab Words

::: embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
::: affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
::: vying - contending; CF. vie
::: reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
::: verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
::: emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
::: opportune - timely; well-chosen
::: growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
::: imprecation - curse; swearword
::: consolidation - unification; process of becoming firmer or stronger; V. consolidate: merge; strengthen