arcaic words

November 4, 2019
Cozen

Cozen

Cozen [ kuhz-uh n ] verb (used with or without object) to cheat, deceive, or trick. WORDS RELATED TO COZEN dupe, hoodwink, cheat, bilk, chisel, trick, beguile, bamboozle, gyp, swindle, defraud, con, flimflam, fraud  
November 10, 2019
Palter

Palter

Palter [ pawl-ter ] verb (used without object) to talk or act insincerely or deceitfully; lie or use trickery.to bargain with; haggle.to act carelessly; trifle. WORDS RELATED […]
November 14, 2019
Vouchsafe

Vouchsafe

Vouchsafe [ vouch-seyf ] verb (used with object), vouch·safed, vouch·saf·ing. to grant or give, as by favor, graciousness, or condescension:to vouchsafe a reply to a question.to allow or permit, […]
December 18, 2019
Behoof

Behoof

Word of the Day: Behoof [ bih-hoof ] (Thoughts on the word) Definition of (definition): Noun   use; advantage; benefit: The money was spent for his own […]