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February 21 2017

05:00

haggard

Definition: (adjective) Showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering.
Synonyms: careworn, drawn, raddled, worn.
Usage: His face was ghastly pale; his chin had a brown cut on it—a cut half healed; his expression was haggard and drawn, as by intense suffering.
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February 20 2017

05:00

turbid

Definition: (adjective) Having sediment or foreign particles stirred up or suspended.
Synonyms: murky, cloudy, muddy.
Usage: It was now early spring, and the river was swollen and turbulent; great cakes of floating ice were swinging heavily to and fro in the turbid waters.

February 19 2017

05:00

tucket

Definition: (noun) Short lively tune played on brass instruments.
Synonyms: fanfare, flourish.
Usage: Her arrival was greeted with a rousing tucket.

February 21 2017

05:00

haggard

Definition: (adjective) Showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering.
Synonyms: careworn, drawn, raddled, worn.
Usage: His face was ghastly pale; his chin had a brown cut on it—a cut half healed; his expression was haggard and drawn, as by intense suffering.
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February 20 2017

05:00

turbid

Definition: (adjective) Having sediment or foreign particles stirred up or suspended.
Synonyms: murky, cloudy, muddy.
Usage: It was now early spring, and the river was swollen and turbulent; great cakes of floating ice were swinging heavily to and fro in the turbid waters.

February 21 2017

05:00

haggard

Definition: (adjective) Showing the wearing effects of overwork or care or suffering.
Synonyms: careworn, drawn, raddled, worn.
Usage: His face was ghastly pale; his chin had a brown cut on it—a cut half healed; his expression was haggard and drawn, as by intense suffering.
Discuss
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