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Vocabulary : People III (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

mountebank

  charlatan or pretender.

  person on foot.

  person having delusions of power and grandeur.

  person's descendants or future generations.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

philologist

  one who studies the structure and development of languages.

  adherent of a party or cause.

  offspring or descendant.

  venerable old man or ruler of a family.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

philanderer

  wicked person or villain.

  one who flirts and amuses oneself with love-making.

  person on foot.

  doctor specializing in foot ailments.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

necromancer

  doctor specializing in child birth.

  doctor specializing in eye treatment.

  wizard or person dealing with black magic.

  offspring or descendant.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

braggart

  traitor or person who betrays.

  person who enjoys food.

  person who fits glasses to correct eye defects.

  person who tends to brag or boast.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

neophyte

  person on foot.

  wizard or person dealing with black magic.

  servile dependent or spoilt favorite.

  beginner or new convert.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

protégé

  person who enjoys pain being inflicted on himself.

  person who believes in one God.

  one who hates women.

  person with someone as protector or patron.

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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