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August 9, 2022
77%    23%    #62 votes

What does aegis mean?

auspices, protection, aegis(noun)
kindly endorsement and guidance

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August 8, 2022
75%    25%    #95 votes

What does agglutinative mean?

agglutinative, polysynthetic(adj)
forming derivative or compound words by putting together constituents each of which expresses a single definite meaning

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August 7, 2022
79%    21%    #108 votes

What does tenebrific mean?

tenebrous, tenebrific, tenebrious(adj)
dark and gloomy

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August 6, 2022
74%    26%    #86 votes

What does carapace mean?

carapace, shell, cuticle, shield(noun)
hard outer covering or case of certain organisms such as arthropods and turtles

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August 5, 2022
79%    21%    #81 votes

What does hootenanny mean?

An informal social gathering or concert featuring mostly folk songs, sometimes dancing, and where the audience often participates in the singing.

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August 4, 2022
51%    49%    #56 votes

What does victorine mean?

A woman's fur tippet, fastened at the neck

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August 3, 2022
72%    28%    #85 votes

What does tisane mean?

infusion of e.g. dried or fresh flowers or leaves

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