Difficult Words :
Surreptitious and Surfeit
Difficult Words : Surreptitious and Surfeit
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Surfeit (SUR fit) n: excess, an excessive amount, excess or overindulgence in eating or drinking
Thanksgiving meals are usually a surfeit for everyone involved.
(SUR up TISH us) adj: sneaky, secret
The dinner guest surreptitiously slipped a few silver spoons into his jacket as he was leaving the dining room.
The baby-sitter mixed herself a surreptitious cocktail as soon as Mr. and Mrs. Robinson had driven away.
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