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inadvertent inadvertent
/ˌɪ nəd ˈvɜr tənt /

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  • defrost defrost  /dɪf ˈrɔst/ ?  make or become free of frost or ice

    defrost meaning(s) 

    • (v) make or become free of frost or ice

    Synonym(s)

    defrost usage(s)

    1. Billionaires are even more removed, nestled atop fantastic wealth where they never again have to place their own calls or defrost dinner or fly commercial.
    2. One on the city's West Side, ignited accidentally by a homeowner who used a blowtorch to defrost his frozen plumbing, ultimately destroyed 15 houses.
  • defroster defroster  heater that removes ice or frost (as from a windshield or a refrigerator or…
  • deft deft  /ˈdɛft/ ?  skillful in physical movements; especially of the hands
  • deftly deftly  /ˈdɛft li/ ?  with dexterity; in a dexterous manner
  • deftness deftness  skillful performance or ability without difficulty
  • defunct defunct  /dɪ ˈfəŋkt/ ?  no longer in force or use; inactive
  • defunctness defunctness  no longer in existence
  • defuse defuse  /dɪ ˈfjuz/ ?  remove the triggering device from
  • defusing defusing  /dɪ ˈfju zɪŋ/ ?  the act of deactivating or making ineffective (as a bomb)
  • defy defy  /dɪ ˈfaɪ/ ?  resist or confront with resistance
  • degage degage  free and relaxed in manner
  • degas degas  /ˈdeɪ ɡəs/ ?  French impressionist painter (1834-1917)
  • degassed degassed  French impressionist painter (1834-1917)
  • degasses degasses  French impressionist painter (1834-1917)
  • degassing degassing  French impressionist painter (1834-1917)
  • degauss degauss  /ˈdi ˈɡaʊs/ ?  make nonmagnetic; take away the magnetic properties (of)
  • degaussing degaussing  the process of making a (steel) ship's hull nonmagnetic by producing an opposing…
  • degeneracy degeneracy  /dɪ ˈdʒɛ nə rə si/ ?  the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities
  • degenerate degenerate  /dɪ ˈdʒɛ nə rət/ ?  grow worse
  • degeneration degeneration  /dɪ ˌdʒɛ nə ˈreɪ ʃən/ ?  the process of declining from a higher to a lower level…
  • degenerative degenerative  /dɪ ˈdʒɛ nə rə tɪv/ ?  (of illness) marked by gradual deterioration of organs…
  • degenerative arthritis degenerative arthritis  chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints; the most common…
  • degenerative disorder degenerative disorder  condition leading to progressive loss of function
  • degenerative joint disease degenerative joint disease  chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints; the most…
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