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Vocabulary : People II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

killjoy

  aggressive and bellicose patriot.

  one who breaks images and attacks cherished traditions.

  depressing person or spoilsport.

  connoisseur; dealer of animals.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

functionary

  person who is idiotic or weak in mind.

  person who studies human races.

  official.

  prima donna or chief singer in an opera.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

gadfly

  ancestors.

  irritating person; cattle-biting fly.

  person who studies words and their formation.

  clique or cabal.

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4.

founder

  person who studies the nature of knowledge.

  person who starts a business or organization.

  person who studies words and their formation.

  refugee or exile.

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5.

malingerer

  prima donna or chief singer in an opera.

  amateur or person who superficially pursues fine arts.

  person who pretends to be ill to escape duty.

  strict disciplinarian.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

entomologist

  person who studies lineage and pedigree.

  person who is unable to pay his debts.

  person who studies insects.

  class of persons next below nobility.

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7.

imbecile

  person who is idiotic or weak in mind.

  person who is unable to sleep.

  gang or troop of nomads.

  person who assumes a false identity to swindle.

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