[ uh-fruhn-tiv ]
/ əˈfrʌn tɪv /
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Question 1 of 7
What does "scattergood" mean?
a person who acts as though he or she knows everything and who dismisses the opinions, comments, or suggestions of others.
a person who spends possessions or money extravagantly or wastefully; spendthrift.
a well-intentioned but naive and often ineffectual social or political reformer.TAKE THE QUIZ TO FIND OUT
OTHER WORDS FROM affrontiveaf·fron·tive·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for affrontive
As to the Scotch, their barbarisms that are to be found even in print, are affrontive to the descendants of Englishmen.A Journal of a Young Man of Massachusetts, 2nd ed.|Benjamin Waterhouse