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Word: wizened

Definition: shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady


More Vocab Words

::: piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
::: elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
::: incident - event; event that causes a crisis
::: residue - remainder; balance
::: natation - swimming
::: quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
::: supersede - replace; cause to be set aside; make obsolete; N. supersession
::: forward - presumptuous or bold
::: ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
::: imminent - impending; near at hand