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Often Confused Words

Today we will look at two more words that are often confused they are CANVAS and CANVASS

CANVAS Means: a strong, coarse unbleached cloth made from hemp, flax, cotton, or a similar yarn, used to make items such as sails and tents and as a surface for oil painting.

CANVASS Means: the act of process of soliciting votes.

I hope you now have a better understanding of these two words!

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Words and Meanings

Today’s word: CURMUDGEON

PRONUNCIATION: cru-mudg-eon

MEANING: A bad-tempered person, especially an old one

SYNONYMS: sourpuss, sorehead, grouchy, irritable

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Today’s word is: MALAISE

Pronounced: ma-laise

Meaning: A general feeling of discomfort, illness, or uneasiness whose exact cause is difficult to identify.

Synonyms: melancholy, anxiety, depression, disquiet

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