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discomfit
to defeat
discretion
cautious reserve in speech; ability to make responsible decisions
disparage
to slight or belittle
dissemble
to disguise or conceal; to mislead
dissolution
disintegration, looseness in morals
distrait
distracted; absent-minded, especially due to anxiety
divulge
to disclose something secret
doggerel
다 거 뤌 1, trivial, poorly constructed verse 졸렬한 시
dross
slag(광물을 제련할 때 금속에서 분리된 찌꺼기), waste or foreign matter, impurity, surface scum
dulcet
melodious, harmonious, mellifluous
dynamo
1, generator; forceful, energetic person
ebullience
the quality of lively or enthusiastic expression of thoughts and feelings
edifying
enlightening, informative
effrontery
extreme boldness; presumptuousness(주제넘음)
effusive
gushing(감상적으로지껄이는); excessively demonstrative
egress
exit
elegy
a mournful poem, especially one lamenting the dead; any mournful writing or piece of music
emollient
soothing, especially to the skin; making less harsh; mollifying
empirical
based on observation or experiment
encomium
glowing and enthusiastic praise; panegyric(격찬), tribute(찬사), eulogy(찬미)
endemic
characteristic of or often found in a particular locality, region, or people; restricted to or peculiar to that region; indigenous
enervate
to weaken; to reduce vitality
enigmatic
mysterious; obscure(분명치 않은); difficult to understand
ennui
안 위 1, dissatisfaction and restlessness resulting from boredom or apathy
epicure
one devoted to sensual pleasure, particularly in food and drink; gourmand(구얼 먼드 2, 미식가), sybarite(씨 버 롸잍 1, 사치와 향락을 일삼는 무리)
episodic
loosely connected, not flowing logically, occurring at intervals(띄엄띄엄)
epithet
disparaging word or phrase
epitome
embodiment; quintessence(퀸 테 쎈쓰 2, 전형)
equanimity
composure, self-possession
equivocate
to use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent
errant
traveling, itinerant, peripatetic(순회하는)
erudite
very learned; scholarly
eschew
이쓰 추 2, shun(피하다), avoid
esorteric
intended for or understood by a small, specific group
essay
to test or try; attempt, experiment
estimable
worthy, formidable(만만치 않은)
eulogy
a speech honoring the dead
evanescent
tending to disappear like vapor(증기); vanishing
evince
to show clearly, to indicate
exacerbate
to make worse or more severe
exact
to demand, call for, require, take
excoriate
to censure scathingly(가차없이), to upbraid(신랄하게 비난하다)
exculpate
to exonerate(..의 무고함을 밝히다), to clear of blame
exemplar
typical or standard specimen(예); paradigm, model
exhort
To urge by strong, often stirring argument, admonition, advice, or appeal: exhorted the troops to hold the line;
to incite (자극하다), to make urgent appeals
exigent
urgent; pressing; requiring immediate action or attention
exonerate
to remove blame
expatiate
to discuss or write about at length(충분히); to range freely
expiate
to atone(속죄하다) or make amends for(속죄하다)
expurgate
to remove obscenity(업 쌔 너 티 2, 외설)