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Word: irate

Definition: angry; CF. ire: anger; wrath


More Vocab Words

::: polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
::: encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
::: entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
::: mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
::: fetid - (foetid) malodorous; foul
::: bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
::: jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
::: sundry - miscellaneous; various; several; N. sundries: small miscellaneous items
::: panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
::: dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman