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ejaculation
an exclamation
Aragorn suppressed a loud ejaculation in the garden when he heard what Legolas had done.
eject
to throw out
The serpent ejected it's poison quickly after it caught its pray.
elapse
to pass; to slip away
Time elapsed slowly while Aragorn and Legolas was in the Witch King's castle.
elated
overjoyed
Aragorn was elated when he found out that Legolas was going to visit him in a fortnight.
electrify
to thrill
That answer appeared to electrify the lounging and lazy athlete.
elegy
a sad or mournful poem
During King Theoden's funeral, many elegy was recited.
elicit
to draw forth; to cause to be revealed
The mens of Dorolyn tried to elicit Legolas identity from him.
elite
the choice or best of a group or persons
The elite of the country were very wealthy.
elixir
remedy
Legolas swallowed the elixir after he was shot by a poisoned arrow.
ellipsis
the omission in a sentence of a word or words
It's an ellipsis when someone omit a word in a sentence to make things shorter.
eloquent
convincing or forceful in speech
Aragorn gave a eloquent speech in the court of King Thranduil.
elucidate
to make clear
Legolas elucidated his question again when he saw Aragorn's questioning gaze.
elude
to avoid; to escape notice
The ranger tried to elude the spiders, but he was soon spotted.
elusive
difficult to grasp
The Elves can be very elusive sometimes.
elysian
blissful; heavenly
The Valanor is a very elysian place full of joy and happiness.
emaciated
abnormally thin
During the Great Depression, some poor people were emaciated.
emanate
to come forth; to send forth
Elrond stared at the light emanated from the fire deep in thoughts.
emancipate
to set free
During the reform, Alexander II emancipated the serfs.
embark
to begin a journey or an endeavor
The fellowship embarked on their long journey in the morning.
embellish
to decorate
King Thranduil embellished the Great Hall with colorful banners for the celebration.
embezzle
to steal
The thief embezzled the travelers bag and horse.
embroil
to involve in trouble; to complicate
Estel liked to embroil arguments between his brothers.
embryonic
undeveloped; in an early stage
The eggs are still in an embryonic stage and are not ready to hatch.
emendation
correction
Legolas quickly made his emendation when he realized Aragorn was using his other alias.
emetic
causing vomiting
The poison that orcs made Aragorn swallow was emetic.
eminent
famous; renowned
Legolas was eminent for his bowsmanship.
emissary
one sent on a special mission
The emissary was trying hard to accomplish his mission.
emit
to send out; to give forth
Legolas emitted his opinions on the matter and the orcs was clearly less than please.
emollient
something that soothes or softens.
The cream was emollient; it softened the dry skin.
emolument
profit; gain
All the merchant cared about was his emolument.
empathy
understanding another's feelings
There is a strange empathy between the twins.
empirical
based on experience rather than theory
Human usually learn through empirical things.
emulate
to imitate
The young ranger tried to emulate the elf's stance while he was practicing archery.
emulous
jealous; envious
The emulous person was angry when he saw how other people lived a luxury life.