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July 26, 2022
69%    31%    #57 votes

What does pagoda mean?

an Asian temple; usually a pyramidal tower with an upward curving roof

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July 25, 2022
72%    28%    #79 votes

What does caterwaul mean?

the yowling sound made by a cat in heat

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July 24, 2022
60%    40%    #66 votes

What does zooid mean?

one of the distinct individuals forming a colonial animal such as a bryozoan or hydrozoan

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July 23, 2022
60%    40%    #68 votes

What does cygnet mean?

a young swan

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July 22, 2022
68%    32%    #79 votes

What does churrasco mean?

A type of barbecued steak, popular in Hispanic countries

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July 21, 2022
76%    24%    #93 votes

What does hokum mean?

nonsense, bunk, nonsensicality, meaninglessness, hokum(noun)
a message that seems to convey no meaning

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July 20, 2022
70%    30%    #90 votes

What does inamorata mean?

a woman with whom you are in love or have an intimate relationship

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