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SPATE
A LARGE NUMBER OR AMOUNT OR EXTENT
A FLOOD CAUSED BY HEAVY RAINFALL
ESCHEW
TO AVOID, SHUN=AVOID OR REJECT
PANACHE
DISTINCTIVE AND STYLISH ELEGANCE
BUNCH OF FEATHERS
TRENCHANT
FORCEFUL, EFFECTIVE, VIGOUROUS, CAUSTIC. CLEAR-CUT
= INCISIVE
CALLOUS
EMOTIONALLY HARDENED, UNSENSITIVE, UNSYMPATHETIC
IMBROGLIO
DIFFICULT AND INTRICATE CONFUSION. ENTANGLEMENT. DIFFICULT DISAGREEMENT
INTRICATE
VERY COMPLICATED AND DETAILED
APHORISM
A TERSE PHRASE STATING A TRUTH OR OPINION = AN ADAGE
CONFOUNDING
TO CAUSE CONFUSION
TO CAUSE TO BE ASHAMED= ABASHED
TO MAKE WORSE
TO DAMN
GULLIBILITY
EASILY DECEIVED OR DUPED
GASH
A LONG DEEP WOUND OR CUT, SLASH
ABASH
DESTROY SELF CONFIDENCE, TO MAKE ASHAME
DEARTH
INADEQUATE SUPPLY, LACK OF
FAMINE
MOLLIFY
TO CALM, APPEASE
TO SOFTEN
CRONYISM
FAVORITISM SHOWN TO FRIENDS
JINGOISM
FANATICAL PATRIOTISM ACOMPANIED BY AN EAGERNESS TO WAGE WAR
PROFLIGATE
RECKLESSLY EXTRAVAGANT AND PRODIGAL
PROVIDENT
PROVIDING CAREFULLY FOR THE FUTURE
FRUGAL, ECONOMICAL
BOON
A TIMELY BLESSING OR BENEFIT
PROTRACTED
TO LENGHTHEN IN TIME, TO EXTEND
EXTENUATE
TO MAKE SEEM LESS SERIOUS = PALLIATE
TO ATTEMPT TO LESSEN THE MAGNITUDE
PLUMB
TO MEASURE DEPTH
STRICTLY VERTICAL
ASSESS
TO ESTIMATE THE VALUE OF X FOR TAXATION
INCEPTION
A COMMENCEMENT, THE BEGINNING OF SOMETHING
PRESENTIMENT
A PREMONITION
SURVEY
TO EXAMINE OR LOOK AT COMPREHENSIVELY
TO DETERMINE BOUNDARIES (LAND)
DENIZEN
AN INHABITANT
ONE THAT FREQUENTS A PLACE
DILIGENT
MARKED BY PERSERVERING EFFORT
HYPERTROPHY
ABNORMAL ENLARGEMENT OF A PART OF THE BODY
PARODY
BURLESQUE IMITATION OF SERIOUS LITERATURE OR MUSIC
SYCOPHANTIC
FAWNING, OBSEQUIOUS
FORTUITOUS
LUCKY, FORTUNATE
HAGGLE
TO BARGAIN
CRAVEN
A COWARD
NETTLE
TO IRRITATE, VEX
A PLANT THAT STINGS
CAVIL
FIND FAULT OR CRITICIZE FOR PETTY REASONS= QUIBBLE
ROUT
AN OVERWHELMING DEFEAT
A MOB
TORTUOUS
WINDING
RAKE
TRINCHE PARA PAJA
(V)TO GATHER WITH A RAKE
DEFERENTIAL
RESPECTFUL
CLAMOR
A LOUD UPROAR
EFFRONTERY
BRAZEN BOLDNESS= IMPERTINENCE, IMPUDENCE, CHEEK
BEGRUDGE
TO GIVE WITH RELUCTANCE
TO ENVY THE GOODFORTUNE OF OTHERS
TAUTNESS
STRAINED, TENSE
(TIGHT)
TROWEL
TO SPREAD, SMOOTH WITH A TROWEL
CONVEYANCE
TRANSFER, VEHICLE
COTERIE
SELECT CIRCLE OF PEOPLE
COUNTENANCE
APPROVE, TOLERATE
THE FACE
COUNTERMAND
REVOKE, CANCEL
COROLLARY
CONSEQUENCE, ACCOMPANIMENT
COMPLIANT
YIELDING, COMFORMING TO REQUIREMENTS
COMMESURATE
PROPORTIONATE
CODA
SOMETHING THAT SUMMARIZES OR CONCLUDES
CONCLUDING SECTION IN MUSIC OR LITERARY COMPOSITION
BURGEON
GROW FORTH, SEND OUT BUDS
CHAUVINIST
FANATIC PATRIOT
CONSEQUENTIAL
POMPOUS, SELF IMPORTANT
CONTENTION
CLAIM, THESIS
CONTENTIOUS
QUARRELSOME
CONTEST
DISPUTE
CONTINENCE
SELF-RESTRAINT, SEXUAL CHASTITY
CONTRITE
PENITENT
CONUNDRUM
RIDDLE, DIFFICULT PROBLEM
COPIOUS
PLENTIFUL
DESULTORY
LACKING PURPOSE OR ENTHUSIASM
AIMLESSLY GOING FROM ONE SUBJECT TO ANOTHER
DICHOTOMY
SPLIT
BRANCHING INTO CONTRADICTORY PARTS
DIGRESSION
WANDERING AWAY
DIRGE
LAMENT WITH MUSIC
DISJOINTED
LACKING COHERENCE
DISPARATE
BASICALLY DIFFERENT, UNRELATED
DISSOLUTION
LOOSENESS IN MORALS, DISINTEGRATION
DUPE
SOMEONE EASILY FOOLED
EBULLIENT
OVERFLOWING WITH ENTHOUSIASM
ELICIT
DRAW OUT BY DISCUSSION
ENDEMIC
PREVAILING AMONG A SPECIFIC GROUP OR PEOPLE
ENERVATE
WEAKEN