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tantamount
equivalent, as in value, force, effect, or signification:
correlated; correlate
to place in or bring into mutual or reciprocal relation; establish in orderly connection; put together
diversion
distraction from business, care, etc.; recreation; amusement; a pastime
berated
to scold; rebuke:
sated
to satisfy (any appetite or desire) fully.
2.to fill to excess;
proximity
nearness in place, time, order, occurrence, or relation.
tenable
1.capable of being held, maintained, or defended, as against attack or dispute
2.capable of being occupied, possessed, held, or enjoyed, as under certain conditions:
voracity; voracious
1.craving or consuming large quantities of food
2.exceedingly eager or avid: voracious readers
delicacy
1.fineness of texture, quality, etc.; softness;
2.something delightful or pleasing, especially a choice food considered with regard to its rarity, costliness, or the like:
tenuous
1.
thin or slender in form, as a thread.
2.
lacking a sound basis, as reasoning; unsubstantiated; weak: a tenuous argument.
3.thin in consistency; rare or rarefied.
inclination; inclined
a disposition or bent, especially of the mind or will; a liking or preference to;
disposed; of a mind (usually followed by to ): He was inclined to stay.
refuge
shelter or protection from danger, trouble, etc
imperious
domineering in a haughty manner; dictatorial; overbearing:
hectic
characterized by intense agitation, excitement, confused and rapid movement, etc.
porous
permeable by water, air, etc
resultant
1.to spring, arise, or proceed as a consequence of actions; be the outcome.
2.to terminate or end in a specified manner or thing.
ascent
upward movement; a rising movement
2.movement upward from a lower to a higher state, degree, grade, or status;
3.the act of climbing or traveling up
apprehensive
1.uneasy or fearful about something that might happen
2. quick to understand
lesion
injury
hearth
floor of a fireplace
oblivious
indifferent