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querulous querulous
/ˈkwɛ rə ləs /

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  • withheld withheld  /wɪθ ˈhɛld/ ?  hold back; refuse to hand over or share

    withheld meaning(s) 

    1. (v) hold back; refuse to hand over or share
    2. (v) retain and refrain from disbursing; of payments

    Synonym(s)

    withheld usage(s)

    • Ike's request was granted, and adequate food, water and shelter were withheld from the prisoners.
  • withhold withhold  /wɪθ ˈhoʊld/ ?  hold back; refuse to hand over or share
  • withholder withholder  /wɪð ˈhəʊl də/ ?  a person who refrains from granting
  • withholding withholding  /wɪθ ˈhoʊl dɪŋ/ ?  the act of deducting from an employee's salary
  • withholding tax withholding tax  income tax withheld from employees' wages and paid directly to the…
  • within within  /wɪ ˈðɪn/ ?  on the inside
  • without a stitch without a stitch  without any clothing at all
  • without doubt without doubt  admittedly
  • withstand withstand  /wɪθ ˈstænd/ ?  resist or confront with resistance
  • withstander withstander  an opponent who resists with force or resolution
  • withstood withstood  /wɪθ ˈstʊd/ ?  resist or confront with resistance
  • withy withy  /ˈwɪ ðɪ/ ?  strong flexible twig
  • witless witless  /ˈwɪt ləs/ ?  (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
  • witloof witloof  widely cultivated herb with leaves valued as salad green; either curly serrated…
  • witness witness  /ˈwɪt nəs/ ?  someone who sees an event and reports what happened
  • witness box witness box  a box enclosure for a witness when testifying
  • witness stand witness stand  a box enclosure for a witness when testifying
  • witnesser witnesser  someone who sees an event and reports what happened
  • witold gombrowicz witold gombrowicz  Polish author (1904-1969)
  • wits wits  /ˈwɪts/ ?  the basic human power of intelligent thought and perception
  • wittgenstein wittgenstein  British philosopher born in Austria; a major influence on logic and logical…
  • wittgensteinian wittgensteinian  in the manner of Ludwig Wittgenstein
  • witticism witticism  /ˈwɪ tɪ sɪ zəm/ ?  a message whose ingenuity or verbal skill or incongruity has the…
  • wittier wittier  combining clever conception and facetious expression
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