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astonish
to surprise or amaze
dainty
small and fine in quality or appearance
demonstrate
to show by doing
devote
to give one's complete attention to a purpose or person
envy
a wish for something that someone else has
flinch
to move back suddenly in fear
grieve
to feel deep sorrow; to be filled with sadness
opponent
a person who is against one in a contest, game, or argument
organize
to arrange according to a system
perform
to play, recite, or entertain before an audience
propose
to suggest
reputation
what people generally think about a person or thing
resent
to feel anger or annoyance at
scarce
in short supply; not plentiful
surplus
the amount that is more than is needed
ail
to cause sickness, pain, or trouble
banish
to force someone out of the country
communicate
to make known; to give or exchange information
console
to make less sad; to comfort
cower
to shrink from, as if from fear
deliberate
carefully thought out; not hasty
depth
distance from top to bottom or front to back; deepness
desire
to wish for; to want very much
livelihood
the means of supporting oneself
misfortune
bad luck; trouble
orphan
a child whose parents are dead
precipice
a very high and steep cliff
regain
to get back
slay
to kill violently
symptom
a sign of something
annual
happening every year
artificial
made by human beings and not by nature
blend
to come or mix together into one
bore
to make a round hole in by drilling
considerable
great; large
crude
raw; in an unrefined state
evaporate
to change from water into steam or vapor
foliage
the leaves of trees and other plants
gash
a long, deep cut
hue
a color; especially a shade of color
increase
to make or become larger; to add to
nourish
to feed; to support or make grow
vary
to make or have a change in
vision
eyesight
yield
to give up someone or something; to surrender
ability
power or knowledge; skill
amiable
friendly; good natured and pleasant
bliss
complete joy or happiness
caress
to touch in a tender or loving way
clutch
to grasp or hold tightly to
coax
to persuade or urge in a gentle way
furious
very, very angry
gesture
a movement of the arm or hand
mope
to be sad and gloomy; to lose interest in the things that usually bring pleasure
prefer
to like better; to choose first
recover
to get back to a normal state; to get well again
replace
to take the place of
request
to ask for
seperate
to set or keep apart
shun
to take special pains to avoid; to keep away from