Word a Day Revisited Index of Cartoons Illustrating the Meanings of Words
(as presented by Mickey Bach, the cartoonist who defined words with related illustrations)
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Someone who is associated with another person; especially, in doing something that is wrong or illegal. (1)
A reference to someone who is considered an expert or skilled in doing something. (1)
A claim or a charge that a person has done something wrong or illegal. (1)
Not having a head or a clearly defined head, headless; without a leader or a chief officer. (1)
To irritate, to embitter, to vex, or to annoy; to make something sour or bitter; expressing harsh or sharp criticism in a clever way. (2)
Having a bitter or sour taste; sharp or bitter in temper, mood, or expression. (1)
Image in the group presenting an opinion about a sculpture as being unaesthetic or "not being in good taste". (1)
Being sour in feeling or manner; sharp in speech or tone; harsh, caustic. (1)
The highest point of achievement or success. (1)
An assistant, or follower, who helps another person accomplish his or her objectives. (1)
acoustic (not comparable)
A descriptive term referring to the sense of hearing. (1)
The science of the clarity of sounds and the phenomena of hearing in a room or building. (1)
To agree to or to accept something passively or without protest. (1)
An agreement to accept a suggestion, a proposal, or even a demand; even if a person really doesn't want to. (1)
Willing to accept or to agree to doing something without any objection or protest. (1)