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by vitue of holding a certain office
exofficio
called upon to serve _______ as a member of the board
to violate ,trespass, go beyond reonized bounds.
Infringe
inclined to _______ on my area of responsibility.
without feathers, without experience immature, not fully developed.
Callow
annoyed by the chatter of ______ young people.
to improve, make better correct a flaw or shortcoming.
Ameliorate
took steps to _______ the poor working conditions.
pompous or overblown in language full of high-sounding words intended to conceal a lack of ideas.
Bombastic
a ________ speech with no solid content.
to make oneself agreeable and thus gain favorable acceptance by others.
Ingratiate
tired to ______ himself with his superiors
a summary, condensed account, an insance that represents alarger reality.
epitome
the very _______ of chivalry.
poise, assutance, great self-confience, perpendicularity
aplomb
handled the situation with _______.
to urge strongly, advise earnestly.
exhort
_________ the team members to make a supreme effort.
saliva or mucus flowing from the mouth or nose.
drivel
to sound like so much _______.
to make a violent attack in words, express strong disapproval.
inveigh
_______ against the plan.
to think or believe without certain supporting evidence, to guess.
surmise
______ against the plan
belonging to some or something by its very nature, good for it own sake
Intrinsic
a book with little ________ interest.
to hide, conceal, eclipse, matters invovlving the supernatural.
occult
claiming to have _______ powers.
to fall as moisture, to cause or bring about suddenly, to hurl down from a great height.
precipitate
the crisis that ______ the war.
weariness of body or mind, lack of energy.
lassitude
overcome by _________.
a period of one thousand years, a period of great joy, prosperity, or peace.
Millennium
not spoken in over a _________.
to spread though, penetrate, soak through.
permeate
a driving rain that ________ every bit of clothing.
rigorously or urgently binding.
stringent
more ________ laws against speeding
one who moves in where he/she is not wanted.
interloper
resented as a_________.