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(adj) giving assistance or support; (n) a helper, aid
auxilary
(adj) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
candid
(n) a small room or compartment
cubicle
(n) work that is hard and tiresome
drudgery
(n) a representative or messenger (as of government)
envoy
(v) to elevate; to increase intensity
escalate
(n) a means to an end; (adj) advantageous, useful
expedient
(v) to pretend
feign
(n) a natural quality, talent, or skill; a distinctive style
flair
(adj) causing sorrow or pain; serious
grievous
(adj) composed of different kinds, diverse
heterogeneous
(n) a vast number (as of people); a throng
horde
(v) to force, drive forward
impel
(adj) disbelieving, skeptical
incredulous
(v) to write or engraving; to enter a name on a list
inscribe
(n) a speech by one actor; a long talk by one person
monologue
(n) a forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or situation
prognosis
(adj) with a harsh, grating sound; (n) a harsh sound
rasping
(adj) offensive, disagreeable, distasteful
repugnent
(v) to sink a ship by cutting holes in it; to get rid of something in a decisive way; to run hastily, scurry; (n) a pail
scuttle