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epic
n. long heroic poem, novel, or similar work of art
ephemeral
adj. short-lived adj. fleeting
entreat
vb. plead vb. ask earnestly
equivocate
vb. lie vb. mislead vb. attempt to conceal the truth
enthrall
vb. capture vb. enslave
entice
vb. lure vb. attract vb. tempt
entrance
vb. put under a spell vb. carry away with emotion
equestrian
n. rider on horseback
entree
n. entrance
erode
vb. eat away
entity
n. real being
equipoise
n. balance n. balancing force n. equilibrium
ensconce
vb. settle comfortably
epicurean
n. person who devotes himself to pleasures of the senses, especially to food
equilibrium
n. balance
erratic
adj. odd adj. unpredictable
ennui
n. boredom
errant
adj. wandering
epitaph
n. inscription in memory of a dead person
enrapture
vb. please intensely
epic
adj. unusually great in size or extent adj. heroic adj. impressive
epitome
n. summary n. short abstract
ensue
vb. follow
enormity
n. hugeness (in a bad sense)
entomology
n. study of insects
epithet
n. descriptive word or phrase
equivocal
adj. doubtful adj. ambiguous
epilogue
n. short speech at conclusion of dramatic work
equanimity
n. calmness of temperament
entrepreneur
n. businessman n. contractor
equitable
adj. fair adj. not biased
equity
n. fairness n. justice
equinox
n. period of equal days and nights n. the b eginning of Spring and Autumn
environ
vb. enclose vb. surround
epicure
n. connoisseur of food and drink
erotic
adj. pertaining to passionate love
epoch
n. period of time
erroneous
adj. mistaken adj. wrong
epigram
n. witty thought or saying, usually short
equable
adj. peaceful adj. steady adj. uniform