- What the Bible Says About a quarrelsome wife?
- What does strongbox mean?
- What is the root of Mediate?
- What is the definition of safe?
- What is a disreputable person?
- What does quarrelsome mean?
- What means distinct?
- What does ignominious mean?
- What does flattery mean?
- What does frugal mean?
- What is scandalous?
- What is the definition of unscrupulous?
- What does coffer mean?
- What is the definition of necessary?
- What is the opposite word of quarrelsome?
- What does it mean to disreputable?
- What’s another word for disreputable?
- What is the root of disreputable?
What the Bible Says About a quarrelsome wife?
So far, in Proverbs I’ve found five verses referencing the quarrelsome wife.
Proverbs 25:24 is a repeat of 21:9.
Now today, “A quarrelsome wife is like a constant dripping on a rainy day, restraining her is like restraining the wind or grasping oil with the hand.” Proverbs 27:15-16.
What does strongbox mean?
strongly made chest or case for money: a strongly made chest or case for money or valuables.
What is the root of Mediate?
Mediate derives from the Latin medius “middle,” and people who mediate are in the middle, between the parties. Other things that are in the middle can be said to mediate as well.
What is the definition of safe?
1 : free from harm or risk : unhurt. 2a : secure from threat of danger, harm, or loss. b : successful at getting to a base in baseball without being put out. 3 : affording safety or security from danger, risk, or difficulty.
What is a disreputable person?
If a person or organization is disreputable, they have an image problem. They are — or at least appear to be — crooked, shady, or just plain bad news. … If a person is disreputable, they have a bad reputation for some reason.
What does quarrelsome mean?
: apt or disposed to quarrel in an often petty manner : contentious.
What means distinct?
distinct, separate, discrete mean not being each and every one the same. distinct indicates that something is distinguished by the mind or eye as being apart or different from others. two distinct versions separate often stresses lack of connection or a difference in identity between two things.
What does ignominious mean?
1 : humiliating, degrading an ignominious defeat. 2 : deserving of shame or infamy : despicable. 3 : marked with or characterized by disgrace or shame : dishonorable.
What does flattery mean?
1a : the act or practice of flattering She uses the art of flattery to her advantage. b(1) : something that flatters A compliment is flattery …— Harry Shaw. (2) : insincere or excessive praise He tried to win his teacher’s favor with flattery.
What does frugal mean?
simple and without unnecessary things1 : careful in spending or using supplies. 2 : simple and without unnecessary things a frugal meal. Other Words from frugal.
What is scandalous?
1 : libelous, defamatory scandalous allegations. 2 : offensive to propriety or morality : shocking scandalous behavior.
What is the definition of unscrupulous?
: not honest or fair : doing things that are wrong, dishonest, or illegal. See the full definition for unscrupulous in the English Language Learners Dictionary. unscrupulous. adjective. un·scru·pu·lous | \ ˌən-ˈskrü-pyə-ləs \
What does coffer mean?
a box for holding moneyEnglish Language Learners Definition of coffer : a box for holding money or other valuable things. : money that is available for spending. See the full definition for coffer in the English Language Learners Dictionary. coffer. noun.
What is the definition of necessary?
1 : absolutely needed : required Food is necessary for life. 2a : of an inevitable nature : inescapable Death is a necessary feature of the human condition.
What is the opposite word of quarrelsome?
quarrelsome. Antonyms: peaceable, amenable, genial, unquarrelsome, inoffensive, mild, meek, conciliatory, bland, suave.
What does it mean to disreputable?
adjective. not reputable; having a bad reputation: a disreputable barroom. discreditable; dishonorable.
What’s another word for disreputable?
Synonyms & Antonyms of disreputablediscreditable,disgraceful,dishonorable,ignominious,infamous,louche,notorious,opprobrious,More items…
What is the root of disreputable?
Root: Dis- not ; Affix: Reputable- respected. Disreputable: not considered respectable. Root: Intra- inside ; Affix: Cellular- relating to cells. Intracellular: occurring within a cell.