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Decrepit meaning

decrepit

Adjective: decrepit Pronunciation: (di’kre-pit) Decrepit meaning: Worn and broken down by hard use Lacking bodily or muscular strength or vitality Synonyms: sapless, enervate, rickety, creaky Quotations: Steve Bailey – It was just old and decrepit. …

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Attenuate meaning

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Adjective: attenuate Pronunciation: (u’ten-yoo-ut) Attenuate meaning: Reduced in strength Synonyms: attenuated, faded, weakened, enervated Verb: attenuate Attenuate meaning: (chemistry) weaken the consistency of a chemical substance Become weaker in strength, value or magnitude Derived forms: attenuating, attenuates, attenuated Quotations: …

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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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Contempt meaning

contemptuous meaning

Noun: contempt Pronunciation: (kun’tem(p)t) Contempt meaning: Lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike A manner that is generally disrespectful and contemptuous Open disrespect for a person or thing (law) a wilful disobedience to or disrespect for the authority of …

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Contemptuous meaning

contemptuous meaning

Adjective: contemptuous Pronunciation: (kun’tem(p)-choo-us) Contemptuous meaning: Expressing extreme contempt. Synonyms: disdainful, scornful, insulting Quotations: Sydney J. Harris – Patriotism is proud of a country’s virtues and eager to correct its deficiencies; it also acknowledges the …

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Uncouth meaning

grobianism meaning

Adjective: uncouth Pronunciation: (ún’kooth) Uncouth meaning: Lacking refinement, good manners, cultivation or taste. Wild or remote place. Synonyms: coarse, boorish, vulgar, loutish Quotations: Dante Alighieri – Uncouth tongues, horrible shrieking of despair, shrill and faint …

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Infatuation meaning

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Infatuation is the state of being carried away by a foolish and extravagant passion, love or admiration. We could also say that infatuation is just an attraction between male and female and it is often …

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Besotted meaning

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Adjective: besotted Pronunciation: (bi’só-tid) Besotted meaning: Marked by foolish or unreasoning fondness. Synonyms: enamoured, infatuated, smitten, beguiled, bewitched Very drunk Synonyms: blotto, crocked, cockeyed, fuddled, sizzled, soused, sloshed, slopped, stonkered, stewed, mullered, swacked, blitzed Verb: …

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