Boondoggle. NounAn unnecessary or wasteful activity..
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1. 100 Words to Make You Sound Smart Semester Two Vocabulary
Week 29 Words
2. Boondoggle Noun
An unnecessary or wasteful activity.
3. Catch-22 Noun
A situation in which a desired out come or solution is impossible to attain because of a set of inherently contradictory rules or conditions.
Synonyms: dilemma or paradox.
4. Epitome Noun
The best or most representative example of a class or type.
5. Freudian slip
6. Insidious Adjective
Doing harm in a subtle or imperceptible manner; treacherous.
Synonyms: sneaky or tricky.
7. Mercenary Adjective
Motivated solely by a desire for monetary or material gain.
8. Ostracize Verb
To exclude from a group.
Synonyms: banish, avoid, or cast out.
9. Red Herring Noun
Something that draws attention away from the matter at hand.
Synonyms: distraction or diversion.
10. Teetotaler Noun
One who abstains completely from alcoholic beverages.
11. White elephant Noun
A possession that is burdensome to or unwanted by its owner.