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a paving material made of layers of small stones that are packed together with asphalt or tar
macadam
full of fun and good cheer; socaible
jovial
someone or something that is the source of just punishment
nemesis
to tease or torment by presenting something desirbale while it is out of reach
tantalize
a long adventurous wandering journey; an intellectual or spirit quest
odyssey
to stir to action or awareness
galvanize
full of impractical ideas; idealistic
quixotic
to take part in an organized group refusal to use a product or service as a means of protest
boycott
a person depended upon for wise advice and guidance; a trusted counselor
mentor
a person who refuses to go along with the policies or views of his or her group; someone who is independent-minded; a nonconformist
maverick