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(v) to affirm openly, claim; to affirm in belief in; to make a pretense of
profess
(n) spendthrift, wasteful person, good-for-nothing
wastrel
(adj)winding having many curves; lithe and flexible in movement
sinuous
(adj) cheerful, happy;casual, unconcerned
blithe
(adj) given to much talking
garrulous
(n) destruction in accordance with purpose or plan
demolition
(v) to accept without making objectiobns;to agree or submit
acquiesce
(n) time of relief or rest
respite
(v) to fascinate, tempt; (n) strong attraction
allure
(adj) incapable of being overcome
insuperable
(n) repayment; deserved punishment according to merit
retribution
(v) to put life or energy into
vitalize
(adj) rumpled, mussed, hanging in disorder
disheveled
(adj) quarrelsome, inclined to argue
contentious
(adj) to be regretted or pitied
lamentable
(adj)(adv) twisted to one side, out of normal position
askew
(adj) discouraged, dejected
crestfallen
(n) imposing greatness, impressiveness
grandeur
(n) front part of an army, leading position in any field
vanguard
(adj)incapable of being satisfied or extinguished
unquenchable