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Word Frequency: from 8K to 9K
impending     Speak
 
(1)
a. or ad.  
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in accord with physical laws
showing curiosity
intact; not mentioned; not touched
close in time; about to occur; approaching
elliptic; rounded like an egg
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amendment     Speak
 
(2)
n.  
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correction; revision
failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances
upward movement; steady increase; the highest point; the greatest degree
a person employed to guard something; soldier stationed as a guard
tact; politics; negotiation between nations
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apparition     Speak
 
(3)
n.  
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the practice of cultivating the land or raising stock
hoop that covers a wheel
unit of weight equal to one sixteenth of a pound
ghostly figure; sudden or unusual sight; appearance; state of being visible
border, edge, or margin of a thing, usually of something circular or curving
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mechanism     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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device; machine; the technical aspects of doing something
liquor distilled from fermented molasses
feeling of being perplexed and confused;
soft, earthy substance, usually of white, used for drawing
complete attention; intense mental effort
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chat     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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a piece of metal in form of coin, given as a reward for a brave action, for winning a competition, or to remember a special event
repentance; sorrow; suffering; a means of repairing a sin committed, and obtaining pardon for it
difficult question or problem
conflict; lack of agreement among persons, groups, or things
talk without exchanging too much information; informal conversation
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incline     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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shepherd; one who has the care of flocks and herds; guardian; keeper
cause to lean, slant, or slope; deviate from the horizontal or vertical
interference; interfering in some course of events
any of various long tailed rodents, similar to but larger than mouse
a heavy coat worn over clothes in winter
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rat     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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any of various long tailed rodents, similar to but larger than mouse
keeping or guarding; care, watch, inspection, for keeping, preservation, or security
repentance; sorrow; suffering; a means of repairing a sin committed, and obtaining pardon for it
dense moving crowd; large group of honeybees
one who writes novels
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carelessness     Speak
 
(8)
n.  
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dense moving crowd; large group of honeybees
failure to act with the prudence that a reasonable person would exercise under the same circumstances
scene; site; place where something is or could be located
close examination; minute inspection; critical observation.
a piece of metal in form of coin, given as a reward for a brave action, for winning a competition, or to remember a special event
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plateau     Speak
 
(9)
n.  
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temporary stay; brief period of residence; place of temporary stay
science dealing with the logic of quantity and shape
normal activity of a person in particular social setting; part played by a performer
highland; upland; relatively flat highland
edge or border on a piece of cloth, especially a finished edge
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nightfall     Speak
 
(10)
n.  
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a piece of metal in form of coin, given as a reward for a brave action, for winning a competition, or to remember a special event
place or ground set apart for the burial of the dead; graveyard
goods or money obtained illegally
state or quality of being mature; ripeness; full development; arrival of the time fixed for payment
the time of day immediately following sunset
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intuition     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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one who makes great sacrifices or suffers to further belief or principle; one who endures great suffering
management by overseeing the performance and making certain that everything is done correctly
similarity in form or character; agreement
immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning
a person related to you who lived a long time ago; forefather, forerunner, or predecessor
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softness     Speak
 
(12)
n.  
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angry disturbance; excited state of agitation; needlessly nervous or useless activity; protest; quarrel
acting in a manner that is gentle and mild
something that has real or substantial existence; means of support or maintain life
similarity in form or character; agreement
a strong, regular, repeated pattern of movement or sound
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odour     Speak
 
(13)
a. or ad.  
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springing back; able to return quickly to a former state or condition
arising without external cause; growing without cultivation or human labor
liberal; wasteful; excessive spending
any smell, whether fragrant or offensive; scent; perfume
in an impolite manner
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heading     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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distress; uneasiness; mental or bodily distress
a place where something is generated; encompassing, protective hollow or space
course or direction in which a ship or aircraft is moving; title, subtitle, or topic that stands at the top or beginning
something of little value
common sense
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rhetoric     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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island; spot within another of a different color
creating knitted wear
art or study of using language effectively and persuasively; insincere language
anything which shows, indicates, manifests, or discloses; prologue indicating what follows; second digit
one appointed as the substitute of another, and empowered to act for him; substitute in office
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profusion     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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bringing again into activity and prominence
the quality of being polite and respectable
the officer who presides at the meetings of an organization
overabundance; lavish or unrestrained expense
a person employed to guard something; soldier stationed as a guard
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hardship     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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difficult or unpleasant conditions of life
meeting at a prearranged time and place; popular gathering place; prearranged meeting point for troops or ships
shady, leafy shelter or recess in a garden or woods; anchor carried at the bow of ship; muscle that bends a limb, especially the arm
the kinship relation between a male offspring and the siblings; the feeling that men should treat one another like brothers
feeling of being perplexed and confused;
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ordeal     Speak
 
(18)
n.  
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a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
rock consisting chiefly of calcium carbonate or carbonate of lime
separation; detachment; quality or condition of being isolated
severe trial; form of trial to determine guilt or innocence; difficult or painful experience
a narrow area of sea that connects two larger areas of sea
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wager     Speak
 
(19)
n.  
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something deposited, laid, or hazarded on the event of a contest or an unsettled question; bet; stake
difficult or unpleasant conditions of life
prospect; view; belief about the future ; act of looking out
desperate recklessness
repentance; sorrow; suffering; a means of repairing a sin committed, and obtaining pardon for it
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sentinel     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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a humming noise
a sudden, short period of noise, confusion, or excited movement
a person employed to guard something; soldier stationed as a guard
proclaim; announces important news; messenger
activity that refreshes and recreates; snacks and drinks served as a light meal
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