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hematology
study of blood or blood-forming organs
taciturn
silent or reserved
railed
complained angrily
awe
admiration or wonder
authority
expert
hallowed
sacred or respected
quaint
old-fashioned or charming
daunting
overwhelming or frightening
sacrosanct
holy or untouchable
cadence
rhythm
ballad
love song or other simple song
rancid
rotten
vacillated
moved back and forth
nascent
budding
balked
stopped short; refused to
vacuous
stupid
pacific
peacemaking or diplomatic
umbrage
offense
abase
humiliate
maelstrom
violent storm
feral
wild or untamed
saccharine
overly and falsely sweet
wallowed
indulged in excessively
zenith
high point
respiration
breathing
elegant
stylish or tasteful
tacit
unspoken or implied
nadir
low point
coagulate
clot
flinched
cringed
acclimated
adjusted or accustomed
meticulously
carefully or thoroughly
debacle
incident or misfortune
rancor
bitterness or resentment
abducted
kidnapped
hapless
unlucky or unsuccessful
ignominious
humiliating
epidemiology
study of the presence or absence of diseases
vapid
dull
harangue
lecture or rant
calamity
disaster
quell
subdue or suppress
palette
set of colors
malediction
curse
juxtaposition
side-by-side comparison
unctuous
fatty, oily
palliate
relieve
ravenous
starving or greedy
bemused
puzzled or absentminded
lush
luxuriant
fallacious
incorrect
rapport
personal connection
zephyr
light wind
knell
ring
genially
warmly or graciously
nebulous
vague
whimsical
unusual or fanciful
banal
ordinary or predictable
tantamount
roughly the same as
facile
simplistic
edict
law or decree
abdicate
abandon
laissez-faire
free of interference with freedom of choice
gourmand
food lover or connoisseur
kudos
praise
goad
provoke
calibrated
adjusted or set up
debunk
expose as untrue
neophyte
beginner
immersed
absorbed
salve
soothe or heal
fecund
fertile
mandate
go-ahead or permission
wily
clever or cunning
variegated
multicolored or flecked
undulating
moving in waving or rolling fashion
diaphanous
sheer or see-through
cotour
high fashion
effacing
erasing or wiping out
effervescent
lively or bubbly
temerity
boldness or brashness
scent
odor
debauched
seduced, corrupted
viscous
thick or gooey
aberration
something that is odd or abnormal
panacea
a universal cure or remedy
recoiled
shrank away
immersed
absorbed, focused
murky
dark or muddy
cowering
crouching or trembling
harrowing
stressful or worrying
duster
a long coat
untenable
invalid or incorrect
rebuke
scolding or reprimand
veneer
mask or guise
sanguine
cheerful
comprehend
understand
manifold
numerous or various
razed
destroyed
utopia
ideal world
paradigm
example or model
sanctimoniousness
false respect
frustrated
annoyed or thwarted
laconic
short or to the point
abide
to put up with
calumny
lies
nocturnal
active at night
decorous
proper or polite
wistful
thoughtful or sad
bane
curse or great annoyance
excruciating
extremely painful
camaraderie
friendship or brotherhood
battery
set or series
query
question
effrontery
rudeness or disrespect
repudiate
deny
finite
limited
immeasurably
hugely or infinitely
noisome
harmful or nasty
predators
creatures that prey or feed on others
regurgitating
throwing up
organic
natural or living
angular
lean or bony
maverick
rebel
recalcitrant
defiant, resisting authority
quotidian
daily
scathing
searing
venerate
worship
utilitarian
functional, useful
behemoth
monster or giant
tenuous
feeble or flimsy
subsist
survive
effulgent
bright or beaming
terrestrial
earthly
obstreperous
unruly
larceny
theft
canny
sly
candor
openness or honesty
optic
relating to sight or the eye
paramount
of greatest importance
pummeled
pounded
veracity
truth
inflamed
ignited or sparked
ethereal
otherworldly
unique
one of a kind
luminescence
light
yoke
burden
bashful
shy
recapitulated
summed up
impecuniousness
poverty
dominion
power or authority
fecund
rich or lush
heinousness
wickedness or offensiveness
abjure
reject
caustically
sharply
pariah
outsider or reject
maudlin
weepy or overemotional
prostrate
horizontal
accentuated
drew attention
elaborate
complex or drawn out
parody
imitation or mockery
defiled
ruined or dirtied
defaced
spoiled
odious
horrible
fettered
chained
wrath
anger
bliss
pleasure or delight
berating
criticizing
abetted
assisted or supported
canvassed
patrolled
accessible
reachable
circuitous
winding or indirect
distaste
disgust
defamatory
insulting or slanderous
mawkish
overemotional
nominal
small or insignificant
maxim
saying
bard
poet
escargot
snails
vain
useless
legerdemain
trick or sleight of hand
vestiges
traces or remnants
verdant
green
parsimonious
stingy or miserly
cavorting
horsing around
bereft
lacking or without
melodious
beautiful or harmonious
medley
jumble or mix
benefactor
sponsor
deferential
respectful
accomodating
cooperative or helpful
imputing
accusing or blaming
impertinent
impolite or disrespectful
lenient
merciful
lulling
calming or quieting
beseech
beg or plead
void
emptiness
abnegation
self-denial
reflexively
without thinking
defer
submit or give in
correspondence
mail or communication
endangered
put at risk
accolades
praise or compliments
eternal
endless
immobile
fixed or motionless
vortex
whirlpool
deleterious
harmful
deliberately
carefully or slowly
flaccid
limp or flabby
refracted
bent rays of light
anguish
pain or agony
vicarious
lived or experienced through another person
accretion
buildup
pathology
irregularity or abnormality
novice
beginner
torpid
lazy
mendacious
false or misleading
impinge
intrude
abrogated
undone or canceled
mercurial
inconstant, changeable
seminal
formative or decisive
indoctrinated
taught the fundamentals
figurative
symbolic
oration
speech
sensuous
luscious or fleshy
pathos
sadness
tractable
obedient
blandishments
flattering words
vicissitudes
events or circumstances
tortuous
winding
licentious
immoral
abstaining
refraining or avoiding
delineated
defined or separated
catalog
list
cerebral
logical or intellectual
sensual
animal or carnal
demagoguery
leadership by false promises
sentient
conscious, aware
flagrantly
obviously or glaringly
incensed
angered
inarticulate
speechless or incoherent
sternum
breastbone
berated
criticized
abscond
run away
despised
hated
redoubtable
fearsome or mighty
implement
tool or instrument
rendering
leaving or causing to be
implacable
unyielding or rigid
liability
burden or danger
agony
pain or suffering
inviolable
unbreakable
aberration
deviation from normal
guile
cunning or craftiness
relished
enjoyed
catalyzed
inspired (to action or activity)
caucus
group
blight
stain or blemish
figuratively
in a symbolic sense
baffled
puzzled
demure
modest or dignified
flouting
defying or challenging
nuance
small detail or distinction
foiled
blocked or thwarted
denounce
criticize
grievous
terrible
acceded
agreed or admitted
implicit
understood or assumed
limpid
clear or peaceful
recurrent
recurring or repeated
mitigate
ease
acumen
expertise or ability
elegy
funeral poem or song
ostensibly
supposedly
embezzle
steal
perplexed
confused
crescendo
swelling or increase
cunning
skill, sneakiness
brazen
bold or shameless
extricate
free
feeble
weak
fidgeting
squirming
luminous
glowing
submissive
meek or obedient
sobriety
clearheadedness
remedial
corrective
cherished
appreciated
foraging
hunting or scavenging
chided
scolded
inimical
hostile
penitent
apologetic
adhered
supported or tied to
buffeted
beat or battered
emend
correct
emollient
something that soothes
vindicated
corrected or justified
remiss
careless or negligent
chronological
arranged in order of time
taciturn
quiet or distant
mutation
inherited change in genetic material
transmute
change
forbearance
patience
empirical
experimental or factual
anxiety
nervousness
reflecting
mirroring
circumscribed
marked off
adulation
admiration
deprecate
criticize
enthralling
fascinating or gripping
inference
suggestion or implication
emote
show emotion
clairvoyant
psychic or mind reading
transient
temporary
injunction
command or restriction
acclaim
praise
penultimate
second to last
misgiving
doubt
plaintively
sadly
mute
silent
gulf
empty space or gap
pallor
paleness
premeditated
thought out beforehand
enmeshed
trapped or tangled
muster
bring forth or gather
coalesce
combine
palpitate
throb
striving
trying hard
subdued
quiet or restrained
petulant
irritable or bad-tempered
travesty
mockery
forestall
prevent or avoid
relegated
sent off
unrepentantly
shamelessly
stifle
hold back
stern
harsh or serious
stilted
stiff or overly formal
straightforward
direct or open
averse
opposed or against
confine
restrict or imprison
despondent
miserable or pessimistic
stupor
trance or doze
cleave
stick
desolate
unhappy or depressed
desiccated
dried out
tremulous
shaking
encore
repeat appearance
improvised
made up or ad-libbed
soluble
explainable
despoil
ruin, remove everything of value from
unencumbered
free of
rococo
excessively ornate
incarnate
in material form
spurn
snub or look down on
destitute
poor
bevy
crowd
bedecked
decorated
bustled
hurried
cognizant
aware
assumed
supposed or taken for granted
sophomoric
immature or amateurish
undeterred
not fazed or discouraged
replete
filled or full
defunct
no longer functioning
colloquial
informal or everyday
vitriolic
cruel or spiteful
atone
make up or compensate
denseness
stupidity or slowness
forlorn
sad or unhappy
alien
foreign or unfamiliar
somnolent
sleepy
agitated
restless or disturbed
abounded
filled or overloaded
clasped
held or grasped
betray
give away
repose
rest or relaxation
diffidently
hesitantly or timidly
potables
drinks
interjected
interrupted
brusque
gruff or abrupt
appropriate
correct or proper
aggrieved
upset
commensurate
appropriate or matching
trenchant
effective or articulate
polemical
controversial or argumentative
portents
signs or omens
forsake
abandon
assured
promised
reprehensible
wrong or guilty
pliable
flexible or adaptable
engendered
provoked
laconic
short or to the point
vituperate
yell at
aggregate
sum or combination
paranoid
fearful or obsessed
reprieve
break or rest
insurgent
uprising
sovereign
supreme or commanding
potentate
monarch or ruler
insular
confined or secluded
atrophied
withered or deteriorated
endure
tolerate or bear
interminable
wearisome, drawn out
palpitation
throb
intimating
indicating or hinting
compressed
packed together
aisle
walkway
camouflage
hide or cover
complemented
matched or balanced
artificial
fake or insincere
acclimated
adjusted
calculating
plotting or planning
preponderance
majority
ennui
boredom
palpable
physical or solid
dilatory
meant to delay or slow down
fortitude
strength
complicit
associated with or involved in
compliments
kind or flattering words
despair
depression or hopelessness
bludgeoned
struck
modicum
small amount
presaged
foretold
sentinel
on guard
sedate
unruffled
agile
swift or alert
refurbished
restored or renovated
botany
plant science
inundate
overwhelm
presumptuous
arrogant or presuming
reproving
disapproving
dawdling
hanging around
blatant
obvious or shameless
dirge
funeral song
modulate
control or regulate
allayed
put to rest
diminutive
tiny
tremor
tremble or quiver
aghast
shocked or stunned
abashed
embarrased or ashamed
slighted
insulted
arboreal
treelike
proclivities
tendencies or leanings
privation
misery or deprivation
burnished
polished
probity
goodness
astounded
amazed
primeval
primitive
conciliatory
peacemaking or calming
ephemeral
brief or passing
engulfed
surrounded
intransigent
stubborn or inflexible
equivocal
vague or ambiguous
inviolable
firm
discomfited
uncomfortable
reputable
trustworthy
atypical
unusual
alleviated
lessened
forum
environment or means
conduit
pipeline or channel
profligate
decadent or extravagant
buttress
strengthen or prop up
condone
forgive or excuse
invective
crticism or attack
propriety
good manners
disavow
reject or deny
stingy
cheap or tightfisted
mollified
calmed or pacified
relinquish
give up
fragile
delicate, easily breakable
turbulent
chaotic or restless
transmutation
change
loomed
appeared or rose up
remorse
regret or guilt
tonic
stimulant or refresher
transition
change
distaste
dislike or disgust
despise
hate
incongruous
out of place
eschewed
gave up
espoused
supported or promoted
passion
lust or excitement
avalanche
landslide
bewildered
confused
somnambulist
sleepwalker
archetypal
typical
confounded
confused or upset
prowess
skill or power
amends
peace or compensation
conniving
scheming or devious
glacier
large mass of ice
hermit
loner
depleted
tired
ambulatory
walking around
culprit
criminal
cohesive
organized or unified
disquieting
disturbing
apocalyptic
like the end of the world
reassurance
encouragement
aggravated
made worse
iridescent
shimmering
strenuous
exhausting or difficult
inkling
hunch or idea
congealed
solid or curdled
proscribe
forbid, suppress
morass
mess or muddle
amoral
without morals
detesting
hating
depressed
saddened
consolation
relief or comfort
cravings
hungers or appetites
sinister
menacing or creepy
intense
powerful or extreme
turmoil
confusion or chaos
faltering
hesitating
consign
commit
reservoir
lake
disheartened
saddened
adapt
get used to
mores
moral beliefs
imploring
pleading
bask
revel or indulge
enveloped
surrounded
simplistic
basic or oversimplified
constituent
component
fostered
promoted or brought forth
mired
caught up
livid
furious
appreciated
valued
teeming
crowded
demarcated
defined or marked out
truncated
cut short
absolved
pardoned
quailed
shied away
incendiary
anger inspiring
bodega
grocery store
euphoric
intoxicating
aromatic
fragrant
puerile
childish
turgid
dull
flippantly
jokingly or offhandedly
postponed
delayed
omen
sign or warning
consensus
agreement
sublime
magnificent or inspirational
pulchritude
physical beauty
resolute
firm or steadfast
resolve
determination
fraught
full or weighed down
inclination
tendency or desire
contrite
sorry or ashamed
contentious
touchy or controversial
dissemble
stall or evade
morbid
dark or gruesome
incongruities
mismatches
accelerated
sped up
agenda
plan or program
thwart
put a stop to
loathing
hatred
malefactor
villain or criminal
glowered
looked angrily
balm
relief
billowed
fluttered or waved
stealthily
silently or sneakily
putrid
rotten
assaulted
attacked
befuddling
confusing
disfigured
deformed
ambience
atmosphere
beckon
signal or gesture
labyrinth
maze
multifarious
various
obstacle
barrier or difficulty
systematically
thoroughly or methodically
providence
divine guidance
alternative
other choice
frenetic
wild or frantic
ignited
set fire to
contracted
tightened
condemning
accusing or criticizing
unflinching
persistent
evinced
displayed
consumption
eating or drinking
quench
satisfy
turpitude
immorality or baseness
obediently
submissively
stance
posture
devastating
damaging
retaliated
struck back
restitution
repayment
execrable
terrible or disgusting
demoralized
discouraged
dissipating
dissolving or fading
anathema
intensely disliked
exculpated
pardoned
contusions
bruises
tempered
balanced or moderated
culmination
conclusion or high point
exorcise
get rid of
perfidious
disloyal
scoffed
mocked
aversion
dislike or distaste
curtail
hold back
aversion
dislike or distaste
aversion
dislike or distaste
promontory
rock outcropping
curtail
hold back
curtail
hold back
chortled
chuckled or snorted
promontory
rock outcropping
promontory
rock outcropping
chortled
chuckled or snorted
pertinacious
persistent
arsenal
store or stockpile
pertinacious
persistent
acme
high point
arsenal
store or stockpile
distended
swelled or stretched
acme
high point
preternatural
exceeding what is natural
chortled
chuckled or snorted
distended
swelled or stretched
unassailable
invincible
preternatural
exceeding what is natural
pertinacious
persistent
unassailable
invincible
arsenal
store or stockpile
acme
high point
distended
swelled or stretched
preternatural
exceeding what is natural
unassailable
invincible