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Rhapsodize (v)
to be very enthusiastic about something
Nebulous (adj)
vaguely defined; cloudy
Forbearance (n)
patience; self-restraint
Ursurp (v)
to seize by force
Succinct (adj)
marked by compact precision
Extol (v)
to praise
Ornate (adj)
elaborate
Surmise (v)
to infer with little evidence
Ingratiate (v)
to gain favor with someone by conscious effort
Bane (n)
source of harm or ruin
Invective (n)
abusive or accusatory language
Deprecate (v)
to belittle
Cognizant (adj)
aware; mindful
Quagmire (n)
a messy, difficult situation
Myriad (adj)
numerous, countless
Derivative (adj)
take directly from a source; unoriginal
Gallivant (v)
to wander
Lurid (adj)
sensational
Plethora (n)
an extreme excess or abundance
Epitome (n)
a model
Privy (adj)
private
Utopia (n)
an imaginary and remote place of perfection
Notorious (adj)
infamous
Painstaking (adj)
thorough
Corroborate (v)
to support with evidence
Myriad (n)
a very large number