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thigh     Speak
 
(1)
n.  
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legal document identifying the bearer as citizen of a country to travel abroad
act of exalting or raising high; state of being exalted; elevation
the state of being suppressed, that is, being held in place or restrained by force
part of the leg between the hip and the knee
the art of sorcery; the practice of magic, especially black magic
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coil     Speak
 
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n.  
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impression produced by achievements or reputation; recognized distinction or importance
the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
people having common origins or traditions and often comprising a nation
a series of connected spirals or concentric rings formed by gathering or winding; spiral pipe or series of spiral pipes
a cherished desire
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tout     Speak
 
(3)
v.  
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make sense of a language
make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred
crush; scrape; reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading
force something into or through a restricted space; compress with violence
advertize in strongly positive terms; praise excessively; show off
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recital     Speak
 
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n.  
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a public promotion of some product or service
a contract between two or more persons who agree to pool talent and money and share profits or losses
the lush appearance of flourishing vegetation
dependence; certainty based on past experience
detailed account or description of something
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scrupulous     Speak
 
(5)
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tangible; easily perceptible; unmistakable
not giving satisfaction; inadequate
pertaining to territory or land; limited to a certain district
in this place or thing or document
exactly and carefully conducted; by extreme care and great effort; cautious
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populous     Speak
 
(6)
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feeling or expressing deep regret for misdeeds
deeply, often dreamily thoughtful; engaged in serious thought or reflection; contemplative
struck by shock, terror, or amazement
crowded; populated
formal or ritual; ceremonious
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anarchy     Speak
 
(7)
n.  
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a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative
absence of governing body; state of disorder; political disorder and confusion
an unshaved growth of hair on the upper lip
dependence; certainty based on past experience
someone who takes more time than necessary; someone who lags behind
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darkly     Speak
 
(8)
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expressing sorrow ;mournful or melancholy; sad
in or into the highest position; in or into the most prominent position, as in the mind; at or nearest to the top
not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness
in a dark glowering menacing manner
too soon; too early; occurring before a state of readiness
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paddle     Speak
 
(9)
v.  
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help in a difficult situation
sniff or smell inquiringly
unclose; open; remove a cover or envelope from; lay open or expose to view
drive out; drive away; compel to depart; dispel
row slowly and gently; move through water by repeated short strokes of the limbs
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plaintive     Speak
 
(10)
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dependable and reliable; able to be trusted
not capable of being swayed; unyielding; implacable
happening every night
not important
expressing sorrow ;mournful or melancholy; sad
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idolatry     Speak
 
(11)
n.  
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travel for the purpose of discovery
the condition of being considered sacred or inviolable
worship of idols; excessive admiration
a small racket with a long handle used for playing squash
the main land mass of a country or continent; as distinguished from an island or peninsula
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curb     Speak
 
(12)
v.  
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inform about; cause to come to know personally; make familiar
imitate; mimic, as an ape imitates human actions
bend or curve; guide and manage, or restrain
help in a difficult situation
divide into cantons, of a country
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automatic     Speak
 
(13)
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mechanized; operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control
unusual; not typical; not normal
in an official role
characterized by unrest or disorder
disposed to ask questions, especially in matters which do not concern the inquirer; given to examination, investigation, or research
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reliance     Speak
 
(14)
n.  
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competition; the act of competing as for profit or a prize
mark of damage; mark left on the skin after injury
dependence; certainty based on past experience
a public promotion of some product or service
degree, usually a slight degree, of some color, taste
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freezing     Speak
 
(15)
n.  
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legal document identifying the bearer as citizen of a country to travel abroad
dream arousing feelings of intense fear, horror, and distress
remedy; compensation; act of correcting error or fault
the withdrawal of heat to change something from a liquid to a solid
clash in opinion; rubbing against; conflict
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rabble     Speak
 
(16)
n.  
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the act of drawing a plan or diagram or outline
clash in opinion; rubbing against; conflict
lowest or coarsest class of people; iron bar, with the end bent, used in stirring or skimming molten iron
something serving to influence or persuade; reward or gift with a view to prevent judgment
reply, especially to answer in a quick, caustic, or witty manner
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mountainous     Speak
 
(17)
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cooked by frying in fat
having many mountains; resembling a mountain in size; huge
cold or cheerless; unlikely to be favorable
at any future time; in the future
bothersome; troublesome; irritating
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dissolve     Speak
 
(18)
v.  
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diminish; undermine the foundations; dig
bring shame or dishonor upon
bend or curve; guide and manage, or restrain
delay; leave slowly and hesitantly; wait
melt; liquefy; cause to pass into solution; cause to disappear or vanish
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clash     Speak
 
(19)
v.  
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move quickly and violently; jump vertically; strive with determination
enclose; arrange or fold as a cover or protection
come into prominence; spring up; appear
make noise by striking against something; dash noisily together; meet in opposition
unclose; open; remove a cover or envelope from; lay open or expose to view
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embark     Speak
 
(20)
v.  
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show clearly and deliberately; manifest; confirm; prove
commence; go on board a boat or airplane; begin a journey
be brilliant in performance; give off or reflect flashes of light; glitter
distribute; prepare and give out; deal out in parts or portions
put down by force or intimidation ; restrain; crush; oppress; conceal or hide
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