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Vocabulary : People II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

heckler

  person who is unable to pay his debts.

  person who verbally questions and severely harasses.

  person guilty of setting fire to property.

  one who turns one's thoughts inwards.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

killjoy

  agent or person sent on secret mission.

  person who is excessively selfish.

  depressing person or spoilsport.

  one who devotes himself to religion or cause.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

glutton

  one who eats too much or is insatiably eager.

  shrewish, abusive woman or termagant.

  depressing person or spoilsport.

  fellow who is stupid.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

effigy

  person who studies lineage and pedigree.

  refugee or exile.

  person with morbid tendency to drink alcohol.

  dummy or portrait of person.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

forebears

  connoisseur of wine and food.

  one who studies relation between organisms and environment.

  person who studies reptiles.

  ancestors.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

luminary

  one known for one's learning or celebrity.

  person who is idiotic or weak in mind.

  person who acts as a go between.

  criminal or wrongdoer.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

gentry

  clique or cabal.

  person who worries without cause (about his health).

  person who lives a life of solitude.

  class of persons next below nobility.

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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