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Vocabulary : People III (Word to Meaning)


What is the meaning of each word?

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1.

progenitor

  venerable old man or ruler of a family.

  very talented child or marvelous person.

  person who opposes war and use of force.

  ancestor or forefather.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

matriarch

  woman who rules family or group.

  person who enjoys pain being inflicted on himself.

  flatterer or sycophant.

  brilliant public speaker.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

optometrist

  person who is perfect or excellent.

  influential or powerful person.

  servile dependent or spoilt favorite.

  person who fits glasses to correct eye defects.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

maverick

  adherent of a party or cause.

  conceited person.

  rebel or person who does things differently.

  total skeptic who believes nothing has true existence.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

philanthropist

  person on foot.

  person who loves mankind and does good to them.

  scolding woman or harridan.

  combative or bellicose person.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

neurologist

  royal ruler or king.

  woman who rules family or group.

  doctor who deals with brain and nervous system.

  beginner or new convert.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

predecessor

  beggar.

  venerable old man or ruler of a family.

  person who collects coins.

  former holder of post or office.

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
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