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surmise
to think or believe without evdence, conjecture, guess, infer, gather, inference, presumption
stringent
strict, severe, sharp, bitter, stern, rigorous, tough, urgent, imperative
precipitate
to fall as moisture, bring about suddenly, moisture, product of an action or process, provoke, produce, reckless
permeate
spred through, penetrate, soak through
occult
mysterious, magical, supernatural, secret, hidden from view, to hide, conceal, eclipse, matters involving supernatural
millenium
period of 1000 years, period of great joy, chiliad, golden age, prosperity, peace
lasstitude
weariness of body and mind, lack of energy, fatigue, lethargy
inveigh
to make a violent attack in words, express strong disapproval, rail, harangue
intrinsic
esential, inherent, immanent, organic, originating from bodily organ or part
interloper
one who moves in where they aren't welcome, intruder, trespasser
ingratiate
make oneself agreeable to gain acceptance, cozy up to, curry favor with
infringe
violate, trespass, encroach, intrude
ex officio
by virtue of holding a certain office
exhort
to urge strongly, advise earnestly, entreat, implore, adjure
epitome
summary, condensed account, abstract, digest, model, instance that represents larger reality
drivel
saliva or mucus from nose or mouth, foolish, aimless talk, balderdash, hogwash
callow
without experience, immature, green, raw, inexperienced
bombastic
pompous or overblown, inlanguage, inflated, highflown, pretentious
aplomb
poise, assurance, perpendicularity, composure, self possesion, levelheadedness
ameliorate
ammend, better, improve