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Minacious
adjective
mə̇ˈnāshəs
1

Menacing or threatening

2

Dangerous or worthy of fear

Examples of Minacious in a sentence

“The minacious leader struck fear in the hearts of his subordinates.”

“Her minacious reputation ensured the classroom fell silent as soon as she entered.”

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Otiose
ō-shē-ˌōs
adjective
1

Having no real purpose

2

Useless; pointless

Examples of Otiose in a sentence

“With the invention of the iPod, my CD collection has been rendered otiose.”

“The shed was filled with otiose tools that should have been thrown away long ago.”

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