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plaintive
mournful, melancholy, sorrowful
plangent
플렌 전트 1, pounding[쿵쾅거리는], thundering, resound(<악기소리 등이> 울리다, 울다)ing
plastic
moldable, pliable, not rigid
platitude
a superficial or trite(트롸잍 흔한) remark, especially one offered as meaningful
plethora
플레 떠 뤄 1, an overabundance, a surplus
pluck
courage, spunk(용기), fortitude
plumb
to measure the depth(as with a plumb line(다림줄, 추선(錘線))), to examine critically
poignant
distressing, pertinent, touching, stimulating, emotional
polemical
controversial, argumentative(따지기 좋아하는)
prate
chatter(재잘거리다), babble(실없이 지껄이다)
prattle
to babble(실없이 지껄이다) meaninglessly; to talk in an empty and idle manner
precarious
uncertain, risky, dangerous
precept
rule establishing standards of conduct, a doctrine that is taught(계율)
precipitate
acting with excessive haste or impluse
precursor
something that precedes and indicates or announces another
predilection
a disposition in favor of something, preference
preempt
to replace, to supersede(대체하다), to appropriate
preen
to dress up, primp(치장하다), groom([주로 과거분사형으로] 몸차림하다; <특히 머리카락수염의복 등을> 다듬다) oneself with elaborate care; in animals, to clean fur or feathers
prescience
knowing of events prior to their occurring
presumptuous
overstepping bounds, as of propriety or courtesy; taking liberties
prevaricate
to deliberately avoid the truth, mislead
prize
to pry(지레로 들어올리다[움직이다](prize) ((off, up)) ), press or force with a lever(지레)
probity
adherence to highest principles, uprightness(고결함)
proclivity
a natural predisposition or inclination
prodigal
recklessly wasteful, extravagant, profuse(헤픈), lavish(후한, 사치스런)
prodigious
프로 디 줘쓰 2, abundant in size, force, or extent; extraordinary
profligate
프로 플리 겉 1, excessively wasteful; recklessly extravagant
profuse
given or coming forth abundantly, extravagant
proliferate
to grow or increase swiftly and abundantly
prolific
producing large volumes or amounts, productive
prolix
long-winded(말이 긴), verbose(말 수가 많은)
propinquity
nearness in time or place, affinity(유사성) of nature, kinship(유사)
propitiate
to appease, conciliate(회유하다)
propitious
auspicious(favorable, successful), favorable
prosaic
dull, unimaginative
proscribe
to outlaw or prohibit
provident
frugal, looking to the future
puerile
퓨어 뤌 1, childish, immature
pugnacious
contentious(다투기 좋아하는), quarrelsome(걸핏하면 싸우려 하는), given to fighting, belligerent
punctilious
precise, paying attention to trivialities, especially in regard to etiquette
pundit
an authority on a subject, one who gives opinions
pungent
characterized by a strong, sharp smell or taste, penetrating, to the point
pusilanimous
퓨 썰 래 너 머쓰 3, cowardly, craven(겁많은)
putrefy
퓨 트뤄 파이 1, to rot, decay and give off a foul odor, become gangrenous(suffering from tissue death 갱 그뤄 너쓰 1)
quaff
크워프 to drink deeply
quail
to shrink back in fear, lose courage
qualms
misgivings(의심), reservations((입밖에 낼 수 없는) 마음의 걱정, 의혹 ), causes for hesitancy
querulous
prone to complaining or grumbling, quarrelsome
quiescence
stillness, motionlessness, quality of being at rest
quotidian
occurring or recurring daily, commonplace