noun: A prominent person in a commanding position, especially a journalist. verb tr.: To dominate or to take control of a situation from someone. verb intr.: To behave in an authoritative, domineering manner.
Definition: (verb) Gnaw into; make resentful or angry. Synonyms: eat into, grate, fret. Usage: If you were aiming to rankle me with your sexist comments, you succeeded! Discuss
noun: 1. A mysterious, imaginary animal. 2. Something or someone hard to track down; noun: A snide remark. verb intr.: To make a snide remark.
Definition: (adjective) Unrestrained by convention or morality. Synonyms: debauched, degenerate, degraded, dissipated, dissolute, profligate, riotous, fast. Usage: Such an expression is often mistaken for manly frankness, when in truth it arises from the reckless indifference of a libertine disposition … totally unconnected with personal merit. Discuss
noun: A source of trouble, especially problems of technical nature.
Definition: (adjective) Worthy of respect or reverence, as because of great age, high office, or noble character. Synonyms: revered, august. Usage: Nothing could exceed the love and respect which the younger cottagers exhibited towards their venerable companion. Discuss
noun: An impostor. adjective: Counterfeit; phony.