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Sapless meaning

destitute meaning

Adjective: sapless Pronunciation: (sap-lus) Sapless meaning: Lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality Destitute of sap and other vital juices or dry Synonyms: decrepit, debile, feeble, infirm, rickety, weak, weakly Quotations: George C. Lorimer – …

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Smitten meaning

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Adjective: smitten Pronunciation: (smi-t(u)n) Smitten meaning: (used in combination) affected by something overwhelming Marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness Synonyms: enamored, infatuated, besotted Quotations: J.R.R. Tolkien – In life there can be no victor, for …

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Scornful meaning

contemptuous meaning

Adjective: scornful Pronunciation: (skorn-ful) Scornful meaning: Expressing extreme contempt Synonyms: contemptuous, disdainful, insulting Quotations: André Maurois – People are what you make them. A scornful look turns into a complete fool a man of average …

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Scorn meaning

contemptuous meaning

Noun: scorn Pronunciation: (skorn) Scorn meaning: Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike Open disrespect for a person or thing Synonyms: contempt, disdain Verb: scorn Scorn meaning: Look down on with disdain …

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Shoal meaning

shoal of fish meaning

Noun: shoal Pronunciation: (showl) Shoal meaning: A sandbank in a stretch of water that is visible at low tide. A stretch of shallow water. Synonym: shallow, ford A large group of fish. Synonym: school   …

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Sash meaning

sash meaning

Noun: sash Pronunciation: (sash) Sash meaning: A band of material around the waist that strengthens a skirt. A band worn over one shoulder and used as the emblem of an honorary or military order. A …

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Salver meaning

salver meaning

Noun: salver Pronunciation: (sal-vu(r)) Salver meaning: A tray that is used for serving food or drinks on formal occasions.(The tray would be usually made of silver.) Synonyms: tray Quotations: Unknown – The sun and moon, O …

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Supine meaning

supine meaning

Adjective: supine Pronunciation: (soo,pIn) Supine meaning:  Lying on the back or with the face upward. Exhibiting apathetic inertia or passivity. Leaning or sloping backward. Synonyms: inactive, resupine Quotations:  Eldridge Cleaver – There is no calamity which a …

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Sage meaning

Swami Vivekananda

Noun: sage Pronunciation: (seyj) Sage meaning: A wise man; a man of gravity and wisdom; especially, a man who is renowned for profound wisdom; a grave philosopher.  Synonyms : wise, judicious, mentor Sage or Salvia …

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