[ wey-nee ]
/ ˈweɪ ni /
adjective, wan·i·er, wan·i·est.
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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
Words nearby waney
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Example sentences from the Web for waney
About one-third of the boards of a log have rough edges, and are called "waney."Handwork in Wood|William Noyes