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gouge
tear out; overcharge
gourmand
epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
gourmet
connoisser of food and drink
graduated
arranged by degrees (of height, difficulty, etc.)
granary
storehouse for grain
grandeur
impressiveness; stateliness; majesty
grandiloquent
pompous; high-flown, ridiculously exaggerated; impressive
grandiose
pretentious; high-flown; ridculously exaggerated; impressive
granulate
grom into grains
graphic
pertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
grapple
wrestle; come to grips with
grate
make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred
gratify
please
gratis
free
gratuitious
given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for
gratuity
tip
gravity
seriousness
gregarious
sociable
greivance
cause of complaint
grill
quiestion severely
grimace
a facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc.
grisly
ghastly
grotesque
fantastic; comically hideous
grotto
small cavern
grouse
complain, fuss
grovel
crawl or creep on ground; remain prostrate
grudging
unwilling; reluctant; stingy
gruel
tin, liquid porridge
grueling
exhausting
gruesome
grisly; horrible
gruff
rough-mannered
guffaw
boisterous laughter
guile
deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning
guileless
without deceit
guise
appearance; costume
gull
trick; hoodwink
gullible
easily deceived
gustatory
affecting the sense of taste
gusto
enjoyment; enthusiasm
gusty
windy
guy
cable or chain attached to something that need to be b raced or steadied
gyroscope
apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
habituate
accustom or familiarize; addict
hackles
hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog
hackneyed
commonplace; trite
haggard
wasted away; gaunt
haggle
argue about prices
halcyon
calm; peaceful
hale
healthy
hallowed
blessed; consecrated
hallucination
delusion
halting
hesitant; faltering
hamper
obstruct
hap
chance, luck
haphazard
random; by chance
hapless
unfortunate
harangue
long, passionate, and vehement speech
harrass
annoy by repeated attackes
harbinger
forerunner
harbor
provide a refuge for; hide
hardy
sturdy; robust; able to stand inclement weather
harping
tiresome dwelling on a subject
harrowing
agonizing; distressing; traumatic
harry
harass
hatch
deck opening; lid covering a deck opening
haughtiness
pride; arrogance
haven
place of safety; refuge
hazardous
dangerous
hazy
slightly obscure
headlong
hasty; rash
headstrong
stubborn; willfull unyielding
heckler
person who verbally harasses others
hedonist
one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life
heedless
not noticing; disregarding
hegemony
dominance; especially of one nation over others
heinous
atrocious; hatefuly bad
herbivorous
grain-eating
heresy
opinoin contray to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion
hermatic
sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; obscure and mysterious; occult
hermitage
home of a hermit
herpetologist
one who studies reptiles
heterodox
unorthodox; uncoventional
heterogeneous
dissimilar; mixed
hew
cut to pieces with ax or sword
heyday
tmie of greatest success; prime
hiatus
gap; pause