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Duress
forcible restraint
eccentric
irregular
efface
rub out
eloquence
expressiveness
emend
correct
emulate
imitate
egregious
bad, shocking
emissary
agent messenger
encomium
high praise
eclectic
compoced of elements of disparate sources
ebullient
showing excitement
emollient
soothing or softening refief
fallacious
false
falter
hesitate
fanaticism
excessive zeal
fastidious
difficult to please
fathom
comprehend
feint
trick
ferret
drive or hunt out of hiding
fervor
glowing ardor
fetter
shackle
firebrand
hot head troublemaker
fissure
crevice
flamboyant
ornate
fledgling
inexperienced
gaffe
social blunder
fusion
union
founder
fail completely; person who establishes something
foil
contrash;defeat
furtive
thrift
forebearance
patience
foible
weakness
foolhardy
rash
floe
mass of floating ice
forte
strongpoint or speacial talent
forlorn
sad and lonely
fluke
unlikely
glutton
someone who eats too much
glower
scowl
grith
distance around something
gibberish
nonsence babbling
glib
fluent,facile,slick
glimmer
shine erratically
gentry
people of standing class below nobility
gambit
opening in chess
gaoe
open widely
garih
over bright in color
garner
gather or store up
gauche
clumsy
gait
manner of walking or running
heyday
time of great success
hamper
obstruct
hallowed
blessed
hackneyed
common place
harbinger
forerunner
harangue
noisy speech
hermetic
sealed by fusion
gregarous
social
grudging unwilling
unwilling
gratuitious
given freeky
gourmet
conoussieur of food and drink
grapple
wrestle
hibernal
wintry
hierarchy
arrangment by rank or standing
illusory
deceptive, not real
histrionic
theatrical
homage
honor
ignominy
deep disgrace
idiosyncrasy
individual trait
hovel
shack
hone
sharpen
hoard
stockpile
hypochondriac
person unduly worried about his health
hypothetical
based on assumptions or hypothesis
iconoclastic
attack cherished traditions
immaculate
spotless
impair
injure
impasse
predicament from which there is no escape
impeccable
faultless
impecunious
without money
impertinent
insolent, rude
implement
put into affect
incense
enrage
impetus
incentive, stimulus
imminent
near at hand
incessant
uninterrupted
inane
silly
imprudent
lacking caution
inchoate
recently begun
incipient
beginning
incite
arose to action
incongruous
not fitting
incontrovertible
indisputable
incorrigible
not correctable
inculcate
teach
incursion
temporary invasion
indefatigable
tireless
indigenous
native
indolent
lazy
indubitable
unable to be doubted
inexorable
relentless
endemic
prevailing among a specific group of people like a disease
enduring
lasting
enfranchise
to admit to the rights of citizenship (especially to vote)
enigma
puzzle, mystery
entail
require
enterprising
full of initiative
entreat
plead, beg
ephemeral
short-lived
episodic
loosely connected
epitome
perfect example
equivocal
intentionally misleading
erudite
learned, scholarly
esoteric
hard to understand
euphemism
mild expression in place of an unpleasant one
euphonious
pleasing in sound
exacerbate
worsen
excise
cut away
exemplary
serving as a model; outstanding
exhaustive
thorough
exonerate
acquit
expedite
hasten
explicate
explain
extol
praise, glorify
extricate
free, disentangle
extrinsic
external, not essential
fabricate
to build, to lie