[ hur-muh-tahyp ]
/ ˈhɜr məˌtaɪp /
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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
Origin of hermatype
1975–80; <Greek hérma reef + -type
OTHER WORDS FROM hermatypeher·ma·typ·ic [hur-muh-tip-ik], /ˌhɜr məˈtɪp ɪk/, adjective
Words nearby hermatype
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