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AMELIORATE
TO IMPROVE, MAKE BETTER
APLOMB
POISE, ASSURANCE, SELF-CONFIDENCE
BOMBASTIC
POMPOUS OR OVERBLOWN IN LANGUAGE
CALLOW
WITHOUT FEATHERS; WITHOUT EXPERIENCE
DRIVEL
SALIVA OR MUCUS FROM THE NOSE OR MOUTH
EPITOME
A SUMMARY, CONDENSED ACCOUNT
EXHORT
TO URGE STRONGLY, ADVISE
EX OFFICIO
BY VIRTUE OF HOLDING A CERTAIN OFFICE
INFRINGE
TO VIOLATE, TRESPASS, GO BEYOND BOUNDARIES
INGRATIATE
TO MAKE ONESELF AGREEABLE, GAIN ACCEPTANCE
INTERLOPER
AN INTRUDER
INTRINSIC
BELONGING TO SOMEONE ELSE OR SOMETHING BY ITS VERY NATURE
INVEIGH
TO MAKE A VIOLENT ATTACK IN WORDS
LASSITUDE
WEARINESS OF BODY OR MIND
MILLENIUM
A PERIOD OF 1000 YEARS
OCCULT
MYSTERIOUS, MAGICAL, SUPERNATURAL
PERMEATE
TO SPREAD THROUGH, PENETRATE
PRECIPITATE
TO FALL AS MOISTURE
STRINGENT
STRICT, SEVERE
SURMISE
TO THINK OR BELIEVE WITHOUT EVIDENCE
ABOMINATE
TO HAVE INTENSE DISLIKE OR HATRED FOR
ACCULTRATION
MODIFICATION OF SOCIAL PATTERNS
ADVENTITIOUS
RESULTING FROM CHANCE NOT CAUSE
ASCRIBE
TO ASSIGN OR REFER TO
CIRCUITOUS
ROUNDABOUT, NOT DIRECT
COMMISERATE
TO SYMPATHIZE WITH
ENJOIN
TO DIRECT OR ORDER
EXPEDITE
TO MAKE EASY, CAUSE TO PROGRESS FASTER
EXPIATE
TO MAKE AMENDS, ATONE, MAKE UP FOR
FERMENT
A STATE OF GREAT EXCITEMENT OR AGGITATION
INADVERTANT
RESULTING FROM OR MARKED BY LACK OF ATTENTION
NOMINAL
EXISTING IN NAME ONLY, NOT REAL; TOO SMALL
NONCOMMITAL
NOT DECISIVE OR DEFINITE
PECULATE
TO STEAL SOMETHING THAT'S BEEN ENTRUSTED TO SOMEONE
PROCLIVITY
A NATURAL OR HABITUAL INCLINATION
SANGFROID
COMPOSURE OR COOLNESS
SEDITIOUS
RESISTANT TO LAWFUL AUTHORITY
TENUOUS
THIN, SLENDER, NOT DENSE
VITRIOLIC
BITTER, SARCASTIC; HIGHLY CAUSTIC
WHEEDLE
TO USE COAXING OR FLATTERY TO GAIN SOMETHING