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  • Word of the Day
    tarry

    taer i

    intransitive verb
    1.  to delay or postpone starting or acting; linger.
    If you tarry much longer, you won’t finish in time.

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  • Vocabulary of the Day
    apprehend

    ae prih hend

    transitive verb
    1. to catch and place under arrest.
    The police apprehended the suspects.

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Apr
07
2017

malicious

Posted in Academic Vocabulary of the Day by admin2

m@ lI sh@s

adjective
characterized by or displaying malice.  [malice=the wish to harm or hurt others; hostility; animosity]
His political opponents launched malicious attacks against him.
The guard’s face wore a malicious expression, and the prisoner froze with fear.

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