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ZEALOUS
extremely active, eager, devoted
SYNONYMS: enthusiastic, passionate, intense, earnest, ardent
CANDID
honest, truthful, straightforward
SYNONYMS: sincere, direct, outspoken, frank, forthright, uuninhibited
POSTHUMOUS
occurring after death
SYNONYMS: after-death, post-mortem
ENTHRALL
charm, fascinate, please greatly
SYNONYMS: spellbind, thrill, enchant, captivate
PARASITE
plant or animal that lives on or in another and feeds off this other's body; a person receiving support without giving anything useful or meaningful in return
SYNONYMS: freeloader, deadbeat, sponger, sycophant
CHAGRIN
humilation, disappointment, irritation
SYNONYMS: shame, distress, embarrassment, mortification
CANT
insincere talk; special language of a social class, trade, or profession
SYNONYMS: insincerity, phoniness, empty talk,technical language, jargon
EPHEMERAL
short-lived, fleeting, lasting a very short time
SYNONYMS: momentary, brief, temporary, fading, transitory
DEXTEROUS
skillful, clever
SYNONYMS: skilled, nimble, efficient, able, adroit
SINISTER
threatening, wicked, evil
SYNONYMS:menacing, frightening, unfavorable, villainous, treacherous, malevolent
BILINGUAL
able to use two languages equally, or nearly equally well; pertaining to, speaking, or written in two languages
BIGAMY
marriage to two people at the same time
BIPED
two-footed animal
BILATERAL
having or concerning two sides, parties, countries, etc.
BIFOCALS
eyeglasses with lenses that have two sections for correcting both close and distant vision