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knowing

  • noun a clear and certain mental apprehension
  • verb be cognizant or aware of a fact or a specific piece of information; possess knowledge or information about
    know; cognize; cognise.
    • I know that the President lied to the people
    • I want to know who is winning the game!
    • I know it's time

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hangdog

  • adjective satellite showing a sense of guilt
    shamefaced; guilty; shamed.
    • a guilty look
    • the hangdog and shamefaced air of the retreating enemy"- Eric Linklater
  • adjective satellite frightened into submission or compliance

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aspiring

  • adjective satellite desiring or striving for recognition or advancement
    wishful; aspirant.
  • verb have an ambitious plan or a lofty goal
    aspire; draw a bead on; shoot for; aim.

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dagger

  • noun a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing
    sticker.
  • noun a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote
    obelisk.

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wish

  • noun a specific feeling of desire
    wishing; want.
    • he got his wish
    • he was above all wishing and desire
  • noun an expression of some desire or inclination
    indirect request.
    • I could tell that it was his wish that the guests leave
    • his crying was an indirect request for attention

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gypsyish

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angry

  • adjective feeling or showing anger
    • angry at the weather
    • angry customers
    • an angry silence
    • sending angry letters to the papers
  • adjective satellite (of the elements) as if showing violent anger
    furious; raging; wild; tempestuous.
    • angry clouds on the horizon
    • furious winds
    • the raging sea

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expect

  • verb regard something as probable or likely
    anticipate.
    • The meteorologists are expecting rain for tomorrow
  • verb consider obligatory; request and expect
    ask; require.
    • We require our secretary to be on time
    • Aren't we asking too much of these children?
    • I expect my students to arrive in time for their lessons

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commiserative

  • adjective satellite feeling or expressing sympathy
    • made commiserative clicking sounds with his tongue"- Kenneth Roberts

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asquint

  • adjective satellite (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    askant; askance; sidelong; squinty; squint; squint-eyed.
    • her eyes with their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen
    • sidelong glances

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sporty

  • adjective satellite exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
    sporting; clean; sportsmanlike.
    • a clean fight
    • a sporting solution of the disagreement
    • sportsmanlike conduct
  • adjective satellite (used especially of clothes) marked by conspicuous display
    showy; gaudy; flashy; jazzy.

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slippy

  • adjective causing or tending to cause things to slip or slide
    slippery.
    • slippery sidewalks
    • a slippery bar of soap
    • the streets are still slippy from the rain

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woundily

In a woundy manner; excessively; woundy. Obs.

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pixieish

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jaggy

  • adjective satellite having an irregularly notched or toothed margin as though gnawed
    jagged; erose; toothed; notched.
  • adjective satellite having a sharply uneven surface or outline
    jagged; scraggy.
    • the jagged outline of the crags
    • scraggy cliffs

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cottagey

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askant

  • adjective satellite (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    askance; sidelong; asquint; squinty; squint; squint-eyed.
    • her eyes with their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen
    • sidelong glances

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antique

  • noun an elderly man
    old geezer; old-timer; gaffer; oldtimer.
  • noun any piece of furniture or decorative object or the like produced in a former period and valuable because of its beauty or rarity

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puffy

  • adjective satellite being puffed out; used of hair style or clothing
    bouffant.
    • a bouffant skirt
  • adjective satellite abnormally distended especially by fluids or gas
    tumid; tumescent; intumescent; turgid.
    • hungry children with bloated stomachs
    • he had a grossly distended stomach
    • eyes with puffed (or puffy) lids
    • swollen hands
    • tumescent tissue
    • puffy tumid flesh

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quizzical

  • adjective satellite playfully vexing (especially by ridicule)
    mocking; teasing.
    • his face wore a somewhat quizzical almost impertinent air"- Lawrence Durrell
  • adjective satellite perplexed (as if being expected to know something that you do not know)
    questioning.
    • he had a quizzical expression

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perky

  • adjective satellite characterized by liveliness and lightheartedness
    buoyant; chirpy.
    • buoyant spirits
    • his quick wit and chirpy humor
    • looking bright and well and chirpy
    • a perky little widow in her 70s

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it'll

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loweringly

  • adverb in a menacing or scowling way
    • he looked up loweringly

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pouty

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lustfully

  • adverb in a lustful manner
    • he looked at the young woman lustfully

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vampish

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fishy

  • adjective of or relating to or resembling fish
    • the soup had a fishy smell
  • adjective satellite not as expected
    funny; shady; suspicious; suspect.
    • there was something fishy about the accident
    • up to some funny business
    • some definitely queer goings-on
    • a shady deal
    • her motives were suspect
    • suspicious behavior

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blank

  • noun a blank character used to separate successive words in writing or printing
    space.
    • he said the space is the most important character in the alphabet
  • noun a blank gap or missing part
    lacuna.

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deceivingly

  • adverb in a misleading way
    misleadingly; deceptively.
    • the exam looked deceptively easy

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gourmandizer

  • noun a person who is devoted to eating and drinking to excess
    trencherman; glutton; gourmand.

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knackered

  • adjective satellite very tired
    drained.

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preppy

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grainy

  • adjective satellite composed of or covered with particles resembling meal in texture or consistency
    gritty; granular; farinaceous; mealy; coarse-grained; granulose.
    • granular sugar
    • the photographs were grainy and indistinct
    • it left a mealy residue

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outdoorsy

  • adjective satellite characteristic of or suitable to outdoor life
    • a rugged outdoorsy life

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shiftily

  • adverb in a shifty manner
    • he looked at his new customer shiftily

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preppie

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spiffing

  • adjective satellite excellent or splendid
    • that's a perfectly spiffing idea

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owlish

  • adjective satellite resembling an owl; solemn and wise in appearance

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spiffy

  • adjective satellite marked by up-to-dateness in dress and manners
    rakish; natty; snappy; raffish; dashing; spruce; dapper; jaunty.
    • a dapper young man
    • a jaunty red hat

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remonstrative

Having the character of a remonstrance; expressing remonstrance.

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frumpy

  • adjective satellite primly out of date
    frumpish; dowdy.
    • nothing so frumpish as last year's gambling game

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sleek

  • verb make slick or smooth
    slick.
  • adjective satellite well-groomed and neatly tailored; especially too well-groomed
    • sleek figures in expensive clothes

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skinny

  • noun confidential information about a topic or person
    • he wanted the inside skinny on the new partner
  • adjective satellite being very thin
    underweight; boney; scraggy; scrawny; weedy.
    • a child with skinny freckled legs
    • a long scrawny neck

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gamine

  • noun a homeless girl who roams the streets
  • noun a girl of impish appeal

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covetously

  • adverb with jealousy; in an envious manner
    enviously; jealously.
    • he looked at his friend's new car jealously
  • adverb in a greedy manner
    avariciously; greedily.

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braless

  • adjective satellite having the breasts uncovered or featuring such nudity
    bare-breasted; topless.
    • topless waitresses
    • a topless cabaret

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askance

  • adjective satellite (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    askant; sidelong; asquint; squinty; squint; squint-eyed.
    • her eyes with their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen
    • sidelong glances
  • adverb with suspicion or disapproval
    • he looked askance at the offer

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ferrety

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peaky

  • adjective satellite having or as if having especially high-pitched spots
    spiky.
    • absence of peaky highs and beefed-up bass

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grunge

  • noun the state of being covered with unclean things
    grease; filth; dirt; soil; grime; stain.

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sharpish

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squinty

  • adjective characterized by squinting
    • he looked with squinty eyes
  • adjective satellite (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    askant; askance; sidelong; asquint; squint; squint-eyed.
    • her eyes with their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen
    • sidelong glances

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guilty

  • adjective responsible for or chargeable with a reprehensible act
    • guilty of murder
    • the guilty person
    • secret guilty deeds
  • adjective satellite showing a sense of guilt
    hangdog; shamefaced; shamed.
    • a guilty look
    • the hangdog and shamefaced air of the retreating enemy"- Eric Linklater

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mulish

  • adjective satellite unreasonably rigid in the face of argument or entreaty or attack
    hardheaded.

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schoolmarmish

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dorky

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trouty

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shiny

  • adjective satellite reflecting light
    lustrous; glistening; sheeny; glossy; shining.
    • glistening bodies of swimmers
    • the horse's glossy coat
    • lustrous auburn hair
    • saw the moon like a shiny dime on a deep blue velvet carpet
    • shining white enamel
  • adjective having a shiny surface or coating
    glazed.
    • glazed fabrics
    • glazed doughnuts

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mimical

Imitative; mimetic.
Oft, in her absence, mimic fancy wakes To imitate her. Milton.
Man is, of all creatures, the most mimical. W. Wotton.

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pixilated

  • adjective satellite naughtily or annoyingly playful
    impish; puckish; prankish; mischievous; implike; arch; wicked.
    • teasing and worrying with impish laughter
    • a wicked prank
  • adjective satellite very drunk
    sozzled; soaked; tight; soused; sloshed; slopped; blotto; plastered; crocked; besotted; cockeyed; squiffy; wet; pie-eyed; fuddled; smashed; blind drunk; stiff; loaded; pissed.

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clerkish

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tidy

  • noun receptacle that holds odds and ends (as sewing materials)
  • verb put (things or places) in order
    straighten out; tidy up; straighten; clean up; square away; neaten.
    • Tidy up your room!

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sidelong

  • adjective satellite (used especially of glances) directed to one side with or as if with doubt or suspicion or envy
    askant; askance; asquint; squinty; squint; squint-eyed.
    • her eyes with their misted askance look"- Elizabeth Bowen
    • sidelong glances
  • adjective satellite situated at or extending to the side
    lateral.
    • the lateral branches of a tree
    • shot out sidelong boughs"- Tennyson

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wistly

Attentively; observingly. Obs. Shak.

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edgy

  • adjective satellite being in a tense state
    jumpy; highly strung; uptight; high-strung; jittery; restive; nervy; overstrung.

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tucker

  • noun United States anarchist influential before World War I (1854-1939)
    Benjamin Ricketson Tucker.
  • noun United States vaudevillian (born in Russia) noted for her flamboyant performances (1884-1966)
    Sophie Tucker.

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unblinkingly

  • adverb showing no emotion
    • the convicted killer listened unblinkingly to the reading of his sentence

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twinkly

  • adjective satellite smiling with happiness or optimism
    smiling; beamish.
    • Come to my arms, my beamish boy!"- Lewis Carroll
    • a room of smiling faces
    • a round red twinkly Santa Claus

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longingly

  • adverb in a yearning manner
    yearningly.
    • he spent the rest of the act gazing longingly over my right shoulder at the illuminated word `Exit'

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unsympathizing

  • adjective satellite not showing or expressing sympathy
    unsympathising.
    • an uncharitable and unsympathizing attitude

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cute

  • adjective satellite attractive especially by means of smallness or prettiness or quaintness
    cunning.
    • a cute kid with pigtails
    • a cute little apartment
    • cunning kittens
    • a cunning baby
  • adjective satellite obviously contrived to charm
    precious.
    • an insufferably precious performance
    • a child with intolerably cute mannerisms

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reproachful

  • adjective satellite expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
    admonitory; admonishing; reproving.

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laparotomy

  • noun surgical incision into the abdominal wall; often done to examine abdominal organs

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sheepish

  • adjective satellite like or suggestive of a sheep in docility or stupidity or meekness or timidity
    sheeplike.
  • adjective satellite showing a sense of shame
    shamefaced.

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venerable

  • adjective satellite impressive by reason of age
    • a venerable sage with white hair and beard
  • adjective satellite profoundly honored
    revered; august.
    • revered holy men

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icy

  • adjective satellite devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain
    frozen; frigid; glacial; wintry; frosty.
    • a frigid greeting
    • got a frosty reception
    • a frozen look on their faces
    • a glacial handshake
    • icy stare
    • wintry smile
  • adjective satellite extremely cold
    polar; arctic; frigid; gelid; glacial.
    • an arctic climate
    • a frigid day
    • gelid waters of the North Atlantic
    • glacial winds
    • icy hands
    • polar weather

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beauteous

  • adjective satellite (poetic )beautiful, especially to the sight

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woebegone

  • adjective satellite worn and broken down by hard use
    run-down; creaky; decrepit; derelict; flea-bitten.
    • a creaky shack
    • a decrepit bus...its seats held together with friction tape
    • a flea-bitten sofa
    • a run-down neighborhood
    • a woebegone old shack
  • adjective satellite affected by or full of grief or woe
    woeful.
    • his sorrow...made him look...haggard and...woebegone"- George du Maurier

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slim

  • verb take off weight
    melt off; slenderize; reduce; slim down; lose weight; thin.
  • adjective satellite being of delicate or slender build
    svelte; slender; slight.
    • she was slender as a willow shoot is slender"- Frank Norris
    • a slim girl with straight blonde hair
    • watched her slight figure cross the street

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flirty

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yearningly

  • adverb in a yearning manner
    longingly.
    • he spent the rest of the act gazing longingly over my right shoulder at the illuminated word `Exit'

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faraway

  • adjective satellite very far away in space or time
    far-off.
    • faraway mountains
    • the faraway future
    • troops landing on far-off shores
    • far-off happier times
  • adjective satellite far removed mentally
    • a faraway (or distant) look in her eyes

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enquiringly

  • adverb in an inquiring manner
    inquiringly.
    • Tom Swift looked at his cabin mates inquiringly

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eyeopening

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snazzy

  • adjective satellite flashily stylish
    • a snazzy outfit

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nonchalant

  • adjective satellite marked by blithe unconcern
    casual; insouciant.
    • an ability to interest casual students
    • showed a casual disregard for cold weather
    • an utterly insouciant financial policy
    • an elegantly insouciant manner
    • drove his car with nonchalant abandon
    • was polite in a teasing nonchalant manner

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blameful

  • adjective satellite deserving blame or censure as being wrong or evil or injurious
    blameable; blameworthy; censurable; blamable; culpable.
    • blameworthy if not criminal behavior
    • censurable misconduct
    • culpable negligence

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underdressed

  • adjective satellite inadequately or too informally clothed
  • verb dress without sufficient warmth
    underdress.
    • She was underdressed for the hiking trip and suffered hypothermia

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trendy

  • adjective satellite in accord with the latest fad
    voguish.
    • trendy ideas
    • trendy clothes
    • voguish terminology

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frumpish

  • adjective satellite primly out of date
    frumpy; dowdy.
    • nothing so frumpish as last year's gambling game

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shamefast

Modest; shamefaced. -- Shame"fast*ly, adv. -- Shame"fast*ness, n. Archaic See Shamefaced.
Shamefast she was in maiden shamefastness. Chaucer.
[Conscience] is a blushing shamefast spirit. Shak.
Modest apparel with shamefastness. 1 Tim. ii. 9 (Rev. Ver.).

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soignee

  • adjective satellite polished and well-groomed; showing sophisticated elegance
    soigne.

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distrustfully

  • adverb with distrust
    mistrustfully.
    • she looked at him distrustfully

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unamused

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snappy

  • adjective satellite apt to speak irritably
    snappish.
    • a snappish tone of voice
  • adjective satellite smart and fashionable
    whipping.
    • snappy conversation
    • some sharp and whipping lines

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reproving

  • adjective satellite expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective
    admonitory; admonishing; reproachful.
  • verb take to task
    admonish; reprove.
    • He admonished the child for his bad behavior

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splotchy

Covered or marked with splotches.

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enviously

  • adverb with jealousy; in an envious manner
    jealously; covetously.
    • he looked at his friend's new car jealously

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brigandish

Like a brigand or freebooter; robberlike.

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disbelieving

  • adjective satellite denying or questioning the tenets of especially a religion
    skeptical; unbelieving; sceptical.
    • a skeptical approach to the nature of miracles
  • verb reject as false; refuse to accept
    disbelieve; discredit.

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quelling

  • noun forceful prevention; putting down by power or authority
    stifling; crushing; suppression.
    • the suppression of heresy
    • the quelling of the rebellion
    • the stifling of all dissent
  • verb suppress or crush completely
    squelch; quench; quell.
    • squelch any sign of dissent
    • quench a rebellion

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neat

  • adjective satellite clean or organized
    orderly.
    • her neat dress
    • a neat room
  • adjective satellite showing care in execution
    • neat homework
    • neat handwriting

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commiserate

  • verb to feel or express sympathy or compassion
    sympathize; sympathise.

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bushed

  • adjective satellite very tired
    beat; dead; all in.
    • was all in at the end of the day
    • so beat I could flop down and go to sleep anywhere
    • bushed after all that exercise
    • I'm dead after that long trip
  • verb provide with a bushing
    bush.

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unsympathising

  • adjective satellite not showing or expressing sympathy
    unsympathizing.
    • an uncharitable and unsympathizing attitude

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sexy

  • adjective marked by or tending to arouse sexual desire or interest
    • feeling sexy
    • sexy clothes
    • sexy poses
    • a sexy book
    • sexy jokes
  • adjective exciting sexual desire
    aphrodisiacal; aphrodisiac.

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popeyed

  • adjective satellite with eyes or mouth open in surprise
    goggle-eyed; openmouthed.
  • adjective satellite having bulging eyes

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frowningly

  • adverb with a frown; while frowning
    • he looked at her frowningly

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steadfast

  • adjective satellite marked by firm determination or resolution; not shakable
    firm; unbendable; stiff; steady; unfaltering; unshakable; unwavering.
    • firm convictions
    • a firm mouth
    • steadfast resolve
    • a man of unbendable perseverence
    • unwavering loyalty
  • adjective satellite firm and dependable especially in loyalty
    staunch; unswerving.
    • a steadfast ally
    • a staunch defender of free speech
    • unswerving devotion
    • unswerving allegiance

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homey

  • adjective satellite having a feeling of home; cozy and comfortable
    homelike; homy; homely.
    • the homely everyday atmosphere
    • a homey little inn

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