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Intrinsic
Belonging to someone something by its very nature,
Essential
Inherent
Precipitate
To fall as moisture,
To cause or bring about suddenly,
Charactized by excessive haste,
Moisture,
The product of an action or process
Precipitate looks like precipitation, this is moisture that comes about suddenly
When your driving the moisture causes excessive haste (fast in speed) which causes a action
Callow
Without experience,
Immature, Not fully developed
Lacking sophistication,poise
Callow rythmes with shallow or calLOW, when your shallow or Low your still immature and aren't developed fully yet and dont have poise
Interloper
One who moves in where he,she is not wanted or has no right to be,
An intruder
Inter sounds like enter,
Loper is like the loop earring, it enters your ear, its not wanted and intrudes it
Ingratiate
To make oneself agreeable and thus gains favor or acceptance by others (sometimes used in a critical or derogatory sense)
Gratiate looks like graditude, when you have graditude towards someone they begin to favor you and accept you
Amerliorate
To improve,
Make better,
Correct a flow or shortcoming
Amer-America
America tries to improve or make our lives better
Infringe
To violate,
Trespass,
Go beyond recognized bounds
In the movie the Ring it trespass' their lives and goes beyond the bounds to scare them
Lassitude
Weariness of body and mind,
Lack of energy
When you Lasso a cow it takes all your energy and makes your body and mind weary
Ex Officio
By virtue of holding a certain office
Officio looks like office, when you hold a certain office
Drivel
Saliva or mucus flowing from the mouth or nose,
Foolish,aimless talk or thinking, nonsense
Let saliva flow from mouth
Udder nonsense
Waster, fritter away foolishly
Think that mucus drivels down from you mouth and nose.
When you start to drive you dont want to be foolishly and talk nonsense b/c you have to focuse
Surmise
To think or believe without certain supporting evidence
To conjecture or guess
Likely idea that lacks definite proof
SurMISE
Mis the Evidence
Inveigh
To make a vioent attack in words,
Express strong disapproval
Inveigh sounds like envy, when you have envy towards someone you make violent attack with words to them and have disapproval towards them
Occult
Mysterious, magical, supernatural, sevret
Hidden from view, not detectable by ordinary means
When you are in a cult it is very mysteious and magical and is hidden from others
Permeate
To spread through,
Penetrate,
Soak through
The smell of Meat spreads and soaks through the whole house penetrates your senses
Millennium
A period of one thousand years,
A period of great joy
Bombastic
Pompous or overblown in language,
Full of high-sounding words intended to conceal a lack of ideas
Drop the F Bomb. Overblown in language. When leaders talk about bombs they use high sounding words to cover up the lack of ideas
Aplomb
Poise,
Assurance,
Great self-confidence
Epitome
A summary
Condensed account,
Instance that represents a larger reality
Stringent
Strict, severe
Rigorously or urgently binding or compelling,
Sharp or bitter to the taste
String is bitter to the taste
Stringent kinda of sounds like sergent (military leader) they are strict and severe
Exhort
To urge strongly,
Advise earnestly