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Vocabulary : People II (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

gnome

  a dwarf or a midget, underground spirit.

  one known for one's learning or celebrity.

  person who studies words and their formation.

  one who intrudes into others' affairs (for profit).

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

gourmet

  one known for one's learning or celebrity.

  rogue or unprincipled person.

  connoisseur of wine and food.

  person who studies insects.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

lecher

  one who studies relation between organisms and environment.

  one who breaks images and attacks cherished traditions.

  person with morbid tendency to drink alcohol.

  lewd and sexually aggressive male.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

lexicographer

  person who compiles dictionaries.

  person who acts as a go between.

  scholar or distinguished scientist.

  ancestors.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

hermit

  dummy or portrait of person.

  one interested in other persons and external world.

  person who lives a life of solitude.

  person who worries without cause (about his health).

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

functionary

  depressing person or spoilsport.

  person who is easily deceived.

  person with morbid tendency to drink alcohol.

  official.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

despot

  refugee or exile.

  tyrant or absolute ruler.

  handyman or servant employed to do all types of work.

  person who is unable to sleep.

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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