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animated
(adj) full of life, lively, alive (part) moved to action
Syn:energetic vigorous
Ant:dull, lifeless, dead
brood
(n) a family of young animals, especially birds; group with same origin(v) to thik over in a worried way
Syn: ponder, worry
culminate
(v) to reach high point of development;to end, climax
Syn:conclude, terminate
Ant:begin, kick off, commense
downright
(adv) thoroughly (adj) absolute, complete; frank
Syn:total, out-and-out
drone
(n) a loafer, idler;humming sound(v) dull tone of voice
syn:bum, do nothing, purr, buz
ant:hard worker, workaholic
goad
(v) to drive or urge on(n)something used to urge on
syn:prod, spur on
ant:curb, check
indulge
(v) to give in to a wish, to give oneself up to
syn:oblige, humer, pamper
ant:deny, refuse
ingredient
(n) one of the materials in a mixture, recipe, or formula
Syn:element, factor, constituent, component
literate
(adj) able to read and write, showing exellent education
syn:educated trained
ant:ignorant, unschooled
loom
(v) to come into view; appear(n) a machine for weaving
syn:emerge, hover, tower
luster
(n) the quality of giving off light, brightness
syn:gloss, sheen
ant:dullness
miscellaneous
(adj) mixed, of different kinds
syn:varied, assorted
ant:uniform, identicle
oration
(n) a public speech for a formal occation
Syn: address, harangue
peevish
(adj) cross, complaining, iritable
syn:crabby, cranky, testy
ant:pleasent, even-tempered
seethe
(v) to boil or foam,excited or diturbed
syn:churn, simmer