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auxilary
(n) giving assistance or support

(n) a helper, aid
candid
(adj) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
cubicle
(n) a small room or compartment
drudgery
(n) work that is hard and tiresome
envoy
(n) a representative or messenger of the gov.
escalate
(v) to elevate; to increase in intensity
expedient
(n) a means to an end (adj) advantageous, useful
feign
(v) to pretend
flair
(n) a natural quality, talent, or skill; a disctinctive style
grievous
(adj) causing sorrow or pain; serious
heterogenous
(adj) composed of different kinds, diverse
horde
(n) a vast number or people, a throng
impel
(v) to force, drive forward
incredulous
(adj) disbelieving, skeptical
inscribe
(v) to write or engrave; to enter a name on a list
monolgue
(n) a speech by one actor; along talk by one person
prognosis
(n) a forecast or the probable course and outcome of a disease or situation
rasping
(adj) with a harsh, grating sound; (n) a harsh sound
repugnant
(adj) offensive, disagreeabl, distasteful
scuttle
(v) to sink a ship by cutting holes in itl to get rid of something a decisive way; to run hastily, scurry (n) a pail