Monday, May 24, 2004


Inculcate (in-cul-kate)means to impress something upon the mind of another by frequent instruction or repetition; to teach otheres by frequent instruction. Inculcate the young with a sense of duty.

Supercilious (su-per-sil-e-us)means feeling or showing haughty disdain; looking down on others. He had a supercilious tone in his voice.

Xenophobe (zen-o-fobe)is a person who is fearful or contemptuous of that which is foreign, especially of strangers or foreign peoples. Sometimes a person who dislikes foreigners is called a xenophobe.


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