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allocate
verb- to set apart or designate for a special purpose; to distribute
ardent
adj- very enthusiastic, impassioned
assiduous
adj- persistent, attentive, dilligent
brash
likley to act in a hasty manner; impudent
capricious
adj-subject to whims or passing facies
chastise
verb- to inflict physical punishment as a means of correction; to scold severely
copious
adj- abundant; plentiful; wordy, verbose
deviate
verb- to turn aside; to stray from a norm; nous- one who departs from a norm; adj- differing from a norm. heterodox, unconventional
emaciated
adj, part- made unnaturally thin
exult
v- to rejoice greatly
gnarled
adj- knotted, twisted, lumppy
indemnity
n- a payment for damage or loss
inkling
n- a hint; a vague notion
limpid
adj- clear, transparent; readily understood
omnipotent
almighty, having unlimited power or authority
palatable
adj- agreeable to the taste or one;s sensibilities; suitable for consumption
poignant
adj- deeply affecting, touching; keen or sharp in taste or smell
rancor
n- bitter resentment or ill-will
sophomoric
immature but overconfident; conceited
spontaneous
arising naturally; not planned or engineered in advance