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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. effete: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. effete: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. effete: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. effete: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. effete: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. effete: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Effete, effete: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. effete: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Effete: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. effete: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. effete: V2 Vocabulary Building Dictionary [home, info]
  12. effete: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  13. effete: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  14. Effete, effete: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  15. effete: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. effete: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  17. Effete: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. effete: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. effete: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. Effete: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. effete: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. effete: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  23. effete: The Phrontistery - A Dictionary of Obscure Words [home, info]
  24. effete: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. effete: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. effete: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. effete: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. effete: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. effete: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. effete: online medical dictionary [home, info]

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adjective:  marked by excessive self-indulgence and moral decay ("A group of effete self-professed intellectuals")

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Words similar to effete:   decadent, effetely, effeteness, exhausted, feeble, weak, more...

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