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interlocutor






S10
(n) someone taking part in a dialogue
reproach






S10
(v) to express disapproval, disappointment, criticism of someone

(n) blame or rebuke (or rarely, one that causes such)

IDIOM: "beyond reproach" = so good as to preclude (i.e., exclude ahead of time) any possibility of criticism
extrapolate

(ex-TRAP-a-late)




S10
(v) to estimate by extending or projecting known information
jocularity






S10
(n) joke; jest
myriad






S10
(n) large number, innumerable
muse






S10
(v) to consider something at length; ponder... (n) someone in a state of meditation
infinitesimal

(in-fin-i-TES-i-mul)




S10
(adj) extremely tiny
ascetic

(a-SET-ic)




S10
(n) a person whole renounces creature comforts to live a life of austere self-discipline and self-denial
gregarious

(gre-GARY-us)




S10
(adj) quite sociable
theorem






S10
(n) an idea that is demonstrably true, or assumed to be so
conundrum

(ka-NUN-drum)




S10
(n) a paradoxical, insoluble, or difficult problem; a delemma; (also: a riddle with no satifactory solution)
paradoxical






S10
(adj) seemingly contradictory; incongruous
rally






S10
(v) to recover/recuperate --- (also: to assemble)
deduce






S10
(v) to draw a conclusion by reasoning
infer






S10
(v) to draw a conclusion from evidence or premises (DOES NOT MEAN "TO IMPLY")
intimate

(IN-ti-MATE)




S10
(v) to communicate indirectly; imply
compatible






S10
(adj) capable of getting along harmoniously
multifarious

(multi-fair-ee-us)




S10
(adj) having a great variety; diverse
advantageous

(ad-van-tagh-is)




S10
(adj) having benefit; useful
enunciate

(i-NUNCE-sea-ate)




S10
(v) to pronounce clearly and distinctly