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to compare critically in order too note differences, simiaties, etc; to arrange in orer for some specific purpose
collate
to promote trouble or rebellion; to apply warm liquids to; warm
foment
to encourage, assist
abet
to weigh down or burden; to fill up , block, hinder
encumber
an expert; one who is well qualified to pass critical judgments, especially in oneof the fine arts
connoisseur
noisy in a course, offensive way; obvious or conspicuous, especially in an unfavorable sense
blatant
deeply unhappy or dejected; without hope, beyond consolation
disconsolate
v to support, prop up strengthen
n a supporting structure
buttress
to affirm, declare confidently
aver
noisy revelry or merrymaking
carousal
to break the surface of the water, to turn sideways to the wind and waves; to bring up or begin to talk about; to announce; to perce in order to draw off liquid; a spit for roasting, a tool for tapping casks
broach
puzzled, not knowing what to do, at a loss
nonplussed
abundantly productive; abundant, profuse
prolific
suitable or convenient for a particular purpose; occurring at an appropiate time
opportune
unquestionable, beyond dispute
incontrovertible
frightful, horrible, ghastly
grisly
a reply to a reply, esspecially from the defendant in a legal suit
rejoinder
a likin, preference
predilection
expressed in lofty or high flown language
magniloquent
unfavorable, unlucky, suggesting bad luck for the future
inauspicious
showin no feeling or emotion; inanimate; motionless
impassive
(H) relating to Hercules
(h) characterized by great strength; very hard to do in the sense of requiring unusual strength
herculean