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galvanize
v. to shock; to arouse awareness
gamely
adv. spiritedly, bravely
grandiloquence
n. pompous talk; fancy but meaningless language
gauche
adj. lacking social refinement
gregarious
adj. outgoing, sociable
harangue
v. to give a long speech
grotto
n. a small cave
hedonist
n. one who pursues pleasure as a goal
hegemony
n. the domination of one state or group over its allies
heretical
adj. departing from accepted beliefs or standards, oppositional
hiatus
n. a gap or interruption in space, time, or continuity
histrionics
n. deliberate display of emotion for effect; exaggerated behavior calculated for effect
hubris
n. excessive pride or self-confidence
hypocrite
n. one who puts on a false appearance of virtue; one who criticizes a flaw he in fact possesses
husband
v. to manage economically; to use sparingly