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diligent     Speak
 
(1)
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mourning; sorrowful; expressing grief
giving offense to the conscience or moral feelings; exciting reprobation; calling out condemnation
assiduous; industrious; hard working
tangible; easily perceptible; unmistakable
in or into the highest position; in or into the most prominent position, as in the mind; at or nearest to the top
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weighty     Speak
 
(2)
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befitting or characteristic of a young girl
special; unique; marking or expressing distinction or difference
having relatively great weight; heavy
marked by excessive or uncontrollable emotion; affected, or troubled, with fear or panic
strong, healthy, and good at sports
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shrunk     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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govern; supervise; give or apply medications
satisfy appetite fully; satisfy to excess
prescribe; rule as a dictator
be a substitute
draw back, as with fear or pain
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stride     Speak
 
(4)
n.  
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people having common origins or traditions and often comprising a nation
an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
surviving remnant; something left after loss or decay; object kept for its association with the past
step; pace; significant progress
quality; attribute; distinguishing feature; slight degree or amount
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lease     Speak
 
(5)
n.  
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sameness or consistency; not changing or being different in any way
rent; charter; engage for service under a term of contract
a friendly disposition
landing place; platform built out from shore into water and supported by piles; provides access to ships
a series of connected spirals or concentric rings formed by gathering or winding; spiral pipe or series of spiral pipes
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ratio     Speak
 
(6)
n.  
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tall woody perennial grasses with hollow slender stems
resident; someone or thing who lives in a place
reference point to shoot at; goal intended to be attained
act of omitting; neglect or failure to do something required by propriety or duty
relation which one quantity or magnitude has to another of the same kind; rate; proportion
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gin     Speak
 
(7)
v.  
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enclose; arrange or fold as a cover or protection
fit with a muzzle
cause to move upward or onward by a lifting effort; lift; raise; hoist; throw
have a disagreement over something
trap with a snare
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neutrality     Speak
 
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n.  
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quality of being secluded from view of others; condition of being hidden
a neutral position, especially in a war
any epidemic disease with a high death rate
the feeling of being displeased and discontent
nib ;horny projecting mouth of a bird
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unfamiliar     Speak
 
(9)
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not known or well known
assiduous; industrious; hard working
incapable of being exhausted, emptied, or used up; unfailing; not to be wasted or spent
lacking practical experience or training
worthy of being depended on; trustworthy
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affirmative     Speak
 
(10)
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without mercy or pity
deficient in amount, quality, or extent; having little flesh; lean; scanty or inadequate;
exhibiting or calling for sportsmanship or fair play
being or occurring in good time; sufficiently early; seasonable
confirmative; ratifying; giving assent or approval; confirming
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athletic     Speak
 
(11)
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of or from the sun, or using the energy from the sun to produce electric power
early; preliminary; occurring at the beginning
strong, healthy, and good at sports
scarcely sufficient; less than is wanted for the purpose; not enough
of very poor quality or condition; bringing or deserving severe rebuke or censure
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scraps     Speak
 
(12)
v.  
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grasp and hold tightly; attempt to grasp or seize
cover as if with clothing
prescribe; rule as a dictator
have a disagreement over something
put to disorderly flight or retreat; drive out; cause to flee; defeat overwhelmingly
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indolent     Speak
 
(13)
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lazy; slow to heal, grow, or develop; inactive
relating to, or characterized by, skill; dexterous; skillful
of the nature of or undergoing an experiment
moved by sexual love; loving
formed or united into a whole
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ambush     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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disposition or arrangement of troops for attacking an enemy unexpectedly from a concealed station
a painful inflammation of the big toe and foot caused by defects in uric acid metabolism resulting in deposits of the acid and its salts in the blood and joints
having and controlling something, right or state of being an owner
a mountain with a large, circular hole at the top through which lava, gases, and dust are or have been forced out
informal terms for money
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wrap     Speak
 
(15)
v.  
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cause to be uneasy; wear away
enclose; arrange or fold as a cover or protection
sniff or smell inquiringly
comply with; follow; fit; meet
advertize in strongly positive terms; praise excessively; show off
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dictate     Speak
 
(16)
v.  
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advertize in strongly positive terms; praise excessively; show off
prescribe; rule as a dictator
govern; supervise; give or apply medications
have a desire for something or someone who is not present
make longer; draw out; lengthen
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compartment     Speak
 
(17)
n.  
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a ceremonial or emblematic staff
one of parts or spaces into which an area is subdivided; separate room, section, or chamber
quality; attribute; distinguishing feature; slight degree or amount
bright, sparkling light; brilliant and showy luster; brilliancy
people having common origins or traditions and often comprising a nation
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illegal     Speak
 
(18)
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very important; of outstanding significance or consequence
carried to the utmost extent or degree; of the highest quality; complete; perfect
prohibited by law, by official, or by accepted rules
lasting for a long time; enduring; permanent
harsh and unpleasant; making a harsh sound
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needy     Speak
 
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uniform; in complete agreement
unjust; contrary to laws or conventions, especially in commerce
without care or thought for others
poor; indigent; being in need; impoverished
not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness
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buggy     Speak
 
(20)
n.  
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relation which one quantity or magnitude has to another of the same kind; rate; proportion
step; pace; significant progress
one who enjoys exciting, dangerous activities, often in foreign countries
small lightweight carriage; drawn by a single horse
something which holds anything tightly or supports it firmly, as bandage, cord, or rod;
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