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to improve, make better, correct a flaw or shortcomming
poise, assurance, great self-confidence; perpendicularity
pompous of overblown in language; full of high-sounding words intended to conceal a lack of ideas
without experience; immature, not fully developed; lacking sophistication and poise; without feathers
(N) saliva or mucus flowing from the mouth or nose; foolish, aimless talk or thinking; nonsense; (V) to let saliva flow from the mouth to utter nonsense or childish twaddle.
a summary condensed account; an instance that represents a larger reality
to urge strongly, advise earnestly
by virtue of holding a certain office
to violate, trespass, go beyond recognized bounds
to make oneself agreeable and thus gain favor or acceptance by others (sometimes used in a critical or derogatory sense)
one who moves in where he or she is not wanted or has no right to be, an intruder.
belonging to someone or something by its very nature, essential, inherent; originating in a bodily organ or part.
to make a violent attack in words, express strong disapproval
weariness of body or mind, lack of energy
a period of one thousand years; a period of great joy.
(ADJ) mysterious, magical, supernatural, secret, hidden from view; not detectable by ordinary means: (V) to hide, conceal, eclipse; (N) matters involving the supernatural.
to spread through, penetrate, soak through
strict, severe; rigorously or urgently binding or compelling; sharp or bitter to the taste
to think or believe without certain supporting evidence; to conjecture or guess
to have an intense dislike or hatred for
the modification of the social patterns, traits, or structures of one group or society
resulting from chance rather than from an inherent cause or character; accidental, not essential (medicine)
to assign or refer to (as a cause or source), attribute
(adj) roundabout, not direct
(V) to sympathize with, have pity or sorrow for, share a feeling or distress