English Vocabulary List » 33 Words that Look Deceptively Familiar

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  • 1.
    • utterly hopeless
    • utterly despicable or servile
  • 2.
    • casual
    • by chance
    • accidental
  • 3.
    • ring-shaped
  • 4.
    • suitable
    • appropriate
    • fitting
  • 5.
    • blissful
    • bestowing or providing bliss or happiness
  • 6.
    • connected
    • accompanying
    • associated with
  • 7.
    • well-deserved, fitting or adequate (punishment)
  • 8.
    • to hide, conceal or disguise
  • 9.
    • debilitate
    • to deprive of vitality
  • 10.
    • a deceptive movement
  • 11.
    • filled
    • stored
    • laden
  • 12.
    • easily crumbled
  • 13.
    • to skip or leap playfully
  • 14.
    • making persistent demands
  • 15.
    • vacuous
    • silly or nonsensical
  • 16.
    • to gain favor with another
    • to become popular with
  • 17.
    • a literary, artistic, or musical device that serves as the basis for suggestive expansion
    • a basic element repeated throughout
  • 18.
    • a physical demonstration of respect (e.g. bowing or saluting)
  • 19.
    • vituperation
    • condemnation or verbal abuse, or the disgrace resulting therefrom
  • 20.
    • make unnecessary
    • to avoid by preventive measures
  • 21.
    • egg-shaped
  • 22.
    • fastidiousness
    • overrefinement
    • foppishness
  • 23.
    • preference
    • partiality
  • 24.
    • versatile
    • changeable
    • able to take many forms or perform many functions
  • 25.
    • complaining
    • whining
    • peevish
  • 26.
    • censure
    • blame
    • vituperate
    • to find fault with
  • 27.
    • a depraved, unprincipled or wicked person
    • corrupt, depraved or amoral
    • to severely disapprove
  • 28.
    • assistance
    • help
    • relief
  • 29.
    • dark
    • gloomy
    • morbid
  • 30.
    • defame
    • slander
    • to speak maliciously and falsely of
  • 31.
    • not reciprocated
    • unilateral
  • 32.
    • not customary
    • not habitual
    • unusual or rare
  • 33.
    • intensify
    • to sharpen
    • make keen

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33 Words that Look Deceptively Familiar

Vocabularies: 33

2011-02-18
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