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barrage
bar rage

(n) a rapid, large-scale outpouring of something
bigot
big ot

(n) an intolerant, prejudiced person
designate
des ig nate

(v) to indicate, point out; to appoint
(adj) selected but not yet installed
diversity
di ver si ty

(n) difference, variety; a condition of having many different types or forms
enigma
e nig ma

(n) someone or something that is extremely puzzling; that which cannot be understood or explained
gloat
gloat

(v) to look at or think about with great intensity and satisfaction; to take great personal joy in
illusion
ill u sion

(n) a false idea; something that one seems to see or to be aware of that really does not exist
infuriate
in fur i ate

(v) to make very angry, enrage
motivate
mo ti vate

(v) to provide with a reason for doing; to push on to some goal or course of action
pacifist
pac i fist

(n) one who is against war or the use of violence;
(adj) opposing war or violence
queue
queue

(n) a line of people waiting for something (such as a bus or the opening of a store);
(v) to form such a line
restrict
re strict

(v) to keep within set limits; to confine or limit
sage
sage

(adj) wise
(n) a very wise person
slake
slake

(v) to satisfy, relieve, or bring to an end
terrain
ter rain

(n) the landscape, especially considered with regard to its physical features or fitness for some use; a field of knowledge
vocation
vo ca tion

(n) any trade, profession, or occupation; a sense of fitness or special calling for one's work
vow
vow

(n) a solemn or sacred promise or pledge;
(v) to declare or promise in a solemn way
waylay
way lay

(v) to lie in wait for and attack, ambush
wither
wi ther

(v) to dry up, wilt, sag; to cause someone to feel ashamed, humiliated, or very small
wither **Just a note... the word "wither" is included twice in this list.
wi ther

(v) to dry up, wilt, sag; to cause someone to feel ashamed, humiliated, or very small