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rapport \ra-POR; ruh-\ (noun) - A relation, especially one characterized by sympathetic understanding, emotional affinity, or mutual trust.
"While the new guidance counselor felt that he had a good rapport with the ...Read More
manse \MAN(T)S\ (noun) - 1 : A large and imposing residence. 2 : The residence of a clergyman (especially a Presbyterian clergyman).
"That Carmela was a certified divorcee was one of many facts about her which failed to ...Read More
quidnunc \KWID-nuhngk\ (noun) - One who is curious to know everything that passes; one who knows or pretends to know all that is going on; a gossip; a busybody.
"What a treasure-trove to these venerable quidnuncs, could ...Read More
cormorant \KOR-mur-unt; -muh-rant\ (noun) - 1 : Any species of Phalacrocorax, a genus of sea birds having a sac under the beak; the shag. Cormorants devour fish voraciously, and have become the emblem of gluttony. They are...Read More
inveigle \in-VAY-guhl; -VEE-\ (transitive verb) - 1 : To persuade by ingenuity or flattery; to entice. 2 : To obtain by ingenuity or flattery.
"Once a soft touch for those who inveigled her into sparing them her change, ...Read More
schadenfreude \SHOD-n-froy-duh\ (noun) - A malicious satisfaction obtained from the misfortunes of others.
"That the report of Franklin's grave illness might also have been tinged with Schadenfreude appears not to have ...Read More