Chapter 080-081

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  1. Exacerbate
    • Worsen
    • The recession has exacerbated the criminality
  2. Exalt
    Glorify; Highly praise
  3. Exasperate
    • Annoy; Irritate
    • Mama was exasperated to see the bad score
    • (n) Exasperation
  4. Excoriate
    • Censure; Criticize
    • An excoriating review

    Rip skin off
  5. Excruciating
    • Torturous; Painful
    • An excruciating task
  6. Exculpate
    Prove someone not guilty; Exculpate
  7. Execrable
    • Terrible; Extremely bad
    • Execrable poetry
  8. Execute
    Do; Execute
  9. Exemplary
    • as an example or model
    • Her behaviour was exemplary
  10. Exhaustive
    • Complete; Comprehensive
    • Exhaustive investigation
  11. Exhort
    • Urge
    • Politicians had been exhorted to action
    • (n) Exhortation
  12. Exodus
    • Many people leaving
    • The mass exodus from Paris
  13. Exonerate
    • Clear one of guilty
    • He was exonerated of any blame
  14. Exorbitant
    • Excessive; Astronomical
    • Bank charged exorbitant interest rate
  15. Exotic
    • Strange interestingly
    • Exotic animals
  16. Expatriate
    • ex-convict
    • TW expatriates in CN
  17. Expeditious
    • Efficient
    • The most expeditious way
    • (v) Expedite
  18. Expel
    Force out
  19. Expend
    • Spend; Consume
    • Expended all efforts on the care of kids
  20. Expertise
    Expert Skill
  21. Expiate
    • Make amends; Make up
    • Confess and expiate one's guilt
    • (n) Expiation
  22. Expletive
    • Vulgar/ dirty/ swear words
    • Muttered several expletives
  23. Explicit
    • Clearly expressed
    • Explicitly mentioned that...
  24. Exploit
    • Utilize; take advantage of
    • Exploited his father's name to get himself a job
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Chapter 080-081
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