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abominable
(adj)
arousing hatred, discusting, destestable
bumbling
(adj and noun)
blundering and awkward
cluminess
consquence
n.
a result, effect, importance
delude
v.
to fool, deceive, to mislead utterly
dole
v. and n.
to gove out in small amounts
money, food, or other necessities given as charity, a small portion
engulf
v. to swallow up, overwelm, consume
foil
v. and n.
to defeat, to keep from gaining some end;
a thin sheet of metal
formulate
v.
to espress definite;y or systematically; to devise, invent, to state as a formula
initiative
n.
the taking of the first step or move; the ability to act without being directed or urged form the outside
memento
n.
something that serves as a reminder
noconformist
n. and adj.
a person who refuses to follow established ideas or ways of doing things
of or relating to the unconventional
null and void
adj.
without legal force or effect; no longer binding
panorama
n.
a wide, unobstructed view of an area; a complete survey of a subject, a continuously passing of changing scene; a range or spetrum
posterity
n.
all of a person's offspring, desendants; all future generations
pry
v.
to pull loose by force; to look at closely or inquistively; to be nosy about something
refurbish
v.
to brighten, freshen, or polish; to restore or improve
resourceful
adj.
able to deal prompty and effectively with all sorts of problems; clever in finding ways and means of getting along
rigorous
adj.
severe, harch, strict; throughy locical
subsequent
adj. coming after, following in time, place, or order
unerring
adj.
making no mistakes, fautless, completely accurate