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ingredient
one of the materials in a mixture, recipe, or forumula.

synonyms: element, component
peevish
(adj.) cross, complaining, irritable, contrary
singe
(v.) to burn slightly; (n.) a burn at the ends or edges.

synonyms: scorch, char, sear
upright
(adj.) vertical, straight; good, honest; (adv.) in a vertical position.

synonyms: perpendicular, virtuous
indulge
(v.) to give in to a wish or desire; to give oneself up to.

Synonyms: oblige, humor, coddle, pamper.
unique
(adj.) one of a kind; unequaled; unusual; found only in a given class, place, or situation.
brood
(n.) a family of young animals, especially birds; any group having the same nature or origin, (v.) to think over in a worried or unhappy way, worry,
culminate
(v.) to reach a high point of development; to end; climax.

Synonyms: conclude, terminate
yearn
(v.) to have a strong and earnest desire.

synonyms: crave, long for, want
downright
(adv.) thoroughly; (adj.) absolute, complete, frank, blunt.

synonyms: total, out and out,
verify
to establish the truth or accuracy of, confirm.

synonyms: prove, validate, substantiate.
literate
able to read and write; showing an excellent educational background; having knowledge or training.
drone
(n.) a loafer, idler; a buzzing or humming sound; a remote control device; a male bee; (v.) to make a buzzing sound; to speak in a dull tone of voice.
goad
(v) to drive or urge on; (n.) something used to drive or urge on.

synonyms: prod, spur on, incite
loom
(v.) to come into view; to appear in an exaggerated form;
(n.) a machine for weaving

synonyms: (v.) emerge, hover
seeth
(v.) to boil or foam; to be excited or disturbed.

synonyms: crabby, cranky,
oration
(n.) a public speech for a formal occasion.

synonyms: address, harangue
animated
full of life, lively, alive

Synonyms: energetic, vigourous
luster
(n.) the quality of giving off light, brightness, glitter, or brilliance.

Synonyms: gloss, sheen, shine
miscellaneous
(adj.) mixed, of different kinds.

synonyms: varied, assorted