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Word: wispy

Definition: thin; slight; barely discernible


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::: innocuous - harmless
::: anomalous - abnormal; irregular
::: harrowing - agonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth
::: synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize
::: obituary - death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
::: rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
::: braggadocio - boasting
::: arcane - esoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener
::: remonstrate - protest; objection; V. remonstrate: say in protest