Undue

Undue

Undue is an adjective used to describe that which is unwarranted or inappropriate because excessive or disproportionate. Inappropriate, unjustifiable, improper. Not owed or currently payable. Examples: He made an ‘undue’ remark regarding the...
Tutelar

Tutelar

Tutelar is an adjective used to describe serving as a protector, guardian, or patron. Relating to protection or a guardian. Examples: Men possess ‘tutelary’ position of the house. One who is appointed a ‘tutelary’ position should take the...
Solicitous

Solicitous

Solicitous is an adjective that is used to describe that which is characterized by or showing interest or concern. eager or anxious to do something. Full of concern or fears. Full of desire. Examples: She was always ‘solicitous’ about the...
Rueful

Rueful

Rueful is an adjective that is used to describe expressing sorrow or regret, especially in a wry or humorous way. Exciting pity or sympathy. Mournful, doleful. Examples: He apologized with a ‘rueful’ grin. She had a ‘rueful’ look on her...
Pacific

Pacific

Pacific is an adjective that is used to describe being peaceful in character or intent. Relating to the Pacific Ocean. Tending to lessen conflict. Rejecting the use of force as an instrument of policy. Mild, calm, tranquil. Examples: This era is the least...
Ostentatious

Ostentatious

Ostentatious is an adjective that is used to describe that which is characterized by pretentious or showy display; designed to impress. Examples: He dressed in a simple and minimal way because he didn’t really feel the need to be ‘ostentatious’....

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