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allocate
v. to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
ardent
adj. very enthusiastic, impassioned
assiduous
adj. persistent, attentive, diligent
brash
adj. prone to act in a hasty manner; impudent
capricious
adj. subject to whims or passing fancies
chastise
v. to inflict physical punishment as a means of correcting; to scold severely
copious
adj. abundant; plentiful; wordy, verbose
deviate
v. to turn aside; to stray from a norm; n. one who departs from a norm; adj. differing from a norm, heterodox, unconventional
emanciated
adj. unnaturally thin
exult
v. to rejoice greatly
gnarled
adj. knotted, twisted, lumpy
indemnity
n. payment for damage or loss
inkling
n. a hint; a vague notion
limpid
adj. clear, transparent; readily understood
omnipotent
almighty, having unlimited power or authority
palatable
adj. agreeable to the taste or one's sensibilities; suitable for consumption
poignant
adj. deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or smell
rancor
n. bitter resentment or ill-will
sophomoric
adj. immature and overconfident; conceited
spontaneous
adj. arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance