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candid
frank, sincere, impartial, unposed
horde
a vast number (as of ppl), a throng
expedient
a means to an end
advantageous, useful
impel
to force, drive forward
auxiliary
giving assistance or support
repugnant
offensive, disagreeable, distasteful
drudgery
work that is hard and tiresome
monologue
a speech by one actor, a long talk by one person
flair
a natural quality, talent, or skill, a distinctive style
incredulous
disbelieving, skeptical
envoy
a representative or messenger (as of a government)
grievous
causing sorrow or pain, serious
escalate
to elevate, to increase in intensity
prognosis
a forecast of the probable course and outcome of a disease or situation
cubicle
a small room or compartment
inscribe
to write or engrave, to enter a name on a list
feign
to pretend
rasping
with a harsh, grating sound
a harsh sound
scuttle
to sink a ship by cutting holes into it, to get rid of something in a decisive way
to run hastily, scurry
in a pail
heterogeneous
composed of different kinds, diverse