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an omen, especially a good omen
i'm such an unlucky person. if i believed in omens, i'd love to have an good augury.
bring forth, produce; to become filled to overflowing, abound
my room's wall is teeming with pictures of yamapi.
a comprehensive presentation of a subject, range; a mental picture of a series of images or events
a panorama of american history
decorate, adorn, cover; a decorative chain or strip hanging between two points
my friends festooned my birthday presents with yamapi.
a store carrying many different kinds of merchandise; a retail outlet
a yamapi emporium would be splendid.
an instrument for performing calculations by sliding counters along rods or in grooves
i want to learn how to use an abacus! all those asian people used to use them.
freedom provided by the cessation of activities; especially : time free from work or duties
i either watch yamapi or hang out with my friends at my leisure.
to cause to be at a loss as to what to say, think, or do; perplex
sometimes i get nonplussed easily by what people say to me.
uncertainty; of doubtful promise or outcome; questionable or suspect as to true nature or quality
people that are appear to be constantly nice and sweet usually trigger some sort of dubious feeling inside of me.
lacking social experience or grace, not tactful; crude
synonym = awkward
lively in temper, conduct, or spirit
nancy is usually extremely vivacious. she can always make me laugh at her (not with her).
a branch of medical science that deals with birth and with its antecedents and sequels
i wonder if i'd be traumatized as an obstetrician?
a branch of medicine that deals with the diseases and routine physical care of the reproductive system of women
i don't want to be a gynecologist because i'm uncomfortable around other... women's reproductive parts.
pleasing or picturesque in natural simplicity
most of my dreams are idyllic. it's rarely complex.
to reject with disdain or contempt; scorn
i spurned the idea of taking the initiative by asking a guy i liked out.
the act or an instance of defying; challenge
koki raised up his chin in defiance when i called him a gariben.
advantage toward attainment of a goal or purpose; use
many times, i have joked with him of having feelings for him but these efforts were of little avail for he simply was too ignorant.
clearness of thought or style; a presumed capacity to perceive the truth directly and instantaneously
synonym = clairvoyance
an indication in advance
synonym = forecast
situated, performed, or occurring within or entering by way of a vein
the madness seemed to travel through his body intravenously because his veins seemed to expand as his temper grew.
a play on words; pun
Humorists claim that Harry Truman offered the delightful paronomasia "Missouri loves company" when he invited a friend to join him in Independence, Missouri, for a home-cooked meal.
delay, hesitate
koki said that i was sexy so i admitted this without demur.
to become impaired in quality, functioning, or condition
his health deteriorated
a steel blade attached at the muzzle end of a shoulder arm (as a rifle) and used in hand-to-hand combat
a bayonet is a scary way to die... i think.
a movement of the body made in token of respect or submission; acknowledgment of another's superiority or importance
makes obeisance to her mentors
a natural or artificial channel through which something (as a fluid) is conveyed
a conduit of information
guard, watch
i don't think i could imagine nancy as a sentry, because she's a pushover!
government ruled by an official appointed by a government to reside in a foreign country to represent the commercial interests of citizens of the appointing country
i've never been to the american consulate all the time i was in shanghai.
a notice posted in a public place
aka, a poster
to get back; to recover health or strength
she may never recuperate the lifestyle she used to live.
participated in, shared, or used in common by members of a group or community
the communal toilets in shanghai were disgusting.
evoking mental images; graphic; resembling a picture
it was a picturesque moment when he handed me that single purple daisy while serenading me.
to cause to break up
police dispersed the crowd
having or seeming to have no end
an interminable sermon
a cover to protect the back or arms of furniture
we use a beach towel as an antimassacar for our living room couch.
an arched opening (as in a wall)
an outer room that leads to another room and that is often used as a waiting room
to assign to a place of insignificance or of oblivion
after learning about the arse personality he had, we relegated him out of our daily lives.
protection, support; sponsorship
i guess it'd be nice if i had auspices for college, then i wouldn't have to worry about being a burden to my parents.
some people are so consumed in their own avarice that they forget about what really matters in life.
kind, helpful, generous; like a nice uncle
my goal is to come off as an avuncular person --giving people what they need.
to mislead, divert
by telling me insignificant details of the matter, he had beguiled my attention away from the truth.
a command or order
when i told you to call me sexy, it was not a request. rather, it was my behest.
to surround, besiege, or harass
koki likes to use his image as spiderwoman to beleaguer people in the middle of the night --scaring people to death with only a mere glance at his countenance.
to give a false impression; to contradict
your first impression belied to me your true characteristics --those of a liar!
warlike, belligerent
his bellicose personality was an extremely difficult problem for his wife, especially when there is alcohol nearby.
something left to someone in a will
my only bequest of you is that you remember me.
carefree, cheerful
my childhood was blithe, filled with pokemon adventures, and weird swimming incidents...
to open up a subject, often a delicate one, for discussion
i smoothly broached the topic of his family with him over the phone, but he never really said anything.
rough and short in manner, blunt, abrupt
when i asked him if he liked her, his brusque reply of "yes" truly felt like a part of me had been ripped out.