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October 24, 2020
76%    24%    #38 votes

What does agrarian mean?

agrarian, agricultural, farming(a)(adj)
relating to rural matters

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October 23, 2020
73%    27%    #72 votes

What does pelagic mean?

oceanic, pelagic(adj)
relating to or occurring or living in or frequenting the open ocean

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October 22, 2020
79%    21%    #66 votes

What does argot mean?

slang, cant, jargon, lingo, argot, patois, vernacular(noun)
a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves)

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October 21, 2020
61%    39%    #39 votes

What does masterful mean?

consummate, masterful, masterly, virtuoso(a)(adj)
having or revealing supreme mastery or skill

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October 20, 2020
75%    25%    #53 votes

What does whodunit mean?

mystery, mystery story, whodunit(noun)
a story about a crime (usually murder) presented as a novel or play or movie

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October 19, 2020
77%    23%    #92 votes

What does divagate mean?

digress, stray, divagate, wander(verb)
lose clarity or turn aside especially from the main subject of attention or course of argument in writing, thinking, or speaking

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October 18, 2020
83%    17%    #35 votes

What does catastrophe mean?

calamity, catastrophe, disaster, tragedy, cataclysm(noun)
an event resulting in great loss and misfortune

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