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Read [Esc] (1)  quality or condition of being grand; magnificence
E.g.The concept that matter and energy are inter-convertible strikes to the core of the universe, probably exceeds in [___] any other picture the field of physical science.


Spelling Word: grandeur
Read [Esc] (2)  frightfully; terribly; inspiring horror
E.g.The Israeli strikes on Gaza are being broadcast in [___] detail almost continually on Arab satellite networks.


Spelling Word: grisly
Read [Esc] (3)  boy or young man; waiter; servant; man recently married, or about to be married; bridegroom
E.g.In the United States, on average a [___] is 2.3 years older than his bride.


Spelling Word: groom
Read [Esc] (4)  hesitant; faltering; imperfect or defective
E.g.Novice extemporaneous speakers often talk in a [___] fashion as they grope for the right words.


Spelling Word: halting
Read [Esc] (5)  skillful; handy; agreeable to the eye or to correct taste; having a pleasing appearance; attractive
E.g.He is described as a [___], charming and slightly older author.


Spelling Word: handsome
Read [Esc] (6)  in robust and good health; able to survive under unfavorable conditions
E.g.Strawberries are [___] and easy to grow.


Spelling Word: hardy
Read [Esc] (7)  grain-eating; plant-eating; feeding only on plants
E.g.Some [___] animals have two stomachs for digesting their food.


Spelling Word: herbivorous
Read [Esc] (8)  sleep throughout winter; be in inactive or dormant state
E.g.Bears are one of the many species of animals that [___].


Spelling Word: hibernate
Read [Esc] (9)  of home; domestic; familiar; intimate; plain; unpretending; rude in appearance; unpolished
E.g.The king said it was all the more [___] and more pleasant for these fixings, and so don't disturb them.


Spelling Word: homely
Read [Esc] (10)  unfriendliness; hatred; state of being hostile
E.g.This opposition may take one of the forms already described, some other forms which have been overlooked, but the root of the [___] is the same in all.


Spelling Word: hostility