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becomingly

  • adverb in a becoming manner
    • she was becomingly dressed

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suburbanised

  • adjective satellite surrounded by many suburbs
    suburbanized.
    • a highly suburbanized city
  • verb take on suburban character
    suburbanize; suburbanise.
    • the city suburbanized

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becoming

  • adjective satellite according with custom or propriety
    comme il faut; decent; seemly; comely; decorous.
    • her becoming modesty
    • comely behavior
    • it is not comme il faut for a gentleman to be constantly asking for money
    • a decent burial
    • seemly behavior
  • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
    go; become; get.
    • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
    • It must be getting more serious
    • her face went red with anger
    • She went into ecstasy
    • Get going!

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professionalise

  • verb become professional or proceed in a professional manner or in an activity for pay or as a means of livelihood
    professionalize.
  • verb make professional or give a professional character to
    professionalize.
    • Philosophy has not always been professionalized and used to be a subject pursued only by amateurs

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gravitate

  • verb move toward
    • The conversation gravitated towards politics
  • verb be attracted to
    • Boys gravitate towards girls at that age

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globalise

  • verb make world-wide in scope or application
    globalize.
    • Markets are being increasingly globalized

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grow

  • verb pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
    turn.
    • The weather turned nasty
    • She grew angry
  • verb become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain
    • The problem grew too large for me
    • Her business grew fast

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internationalise

  • verb put under international control
    internationalize.
    • internationalize trade of certain drugs
  • verb make international in character
    internationalize.
    • We internationalized the committee

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become

  • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
    go; get.
    • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
    • It must be getting more serious
    • her face went red with anger
    • She went into ecstasy
    • Get going!
  • verb undergo a change or development
    turn.
    • The water turned into ice
    • Her former friend became her worst enemy
    • He turned traitor

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bureaucratised

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diverge

  • verb move or draw apart
    • The two paths diverge here
  • verb have no limits as a mathematical series

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suburbanized

  • adjective satellite surrounded by many suburbs
    suburbanised.
    • a highly suburbanized city
  • verb take on suburban character
    suburbanize; suburbanise.
    • the city suburbanized

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become

  • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
    go; get.
    • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
    • It must be getting more serious
    • her face went red with anger
    • She went into ecstasy
    • Get going!
  • verb undergo a change or development
    turn.
    • The water turned into ice
    • Her former friend became her worst enemy
    • He turned traitor

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pluralise

  • verb mark with a grammatical morpheme that indicates plural
    pluralize.
    • How do speakers pluralize nouns in Japanese?

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become

  • verb enter or assume a certain state or condition
    go; get.
    • He became annoyed when he heard the bad news
    • It must be getting more serious
    • her face went red with anger
    • She went into ecstasy
    • Get going!
  • verb undergo a change or development
    turn.
    • The water turned into ice
    • Her former friend became her worst enemy
    • He turned traitor

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ghettoise

  • verb put in a ghetto
    ghettoize.
    • The Jews in Eastern Europe were ghettoized

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rely

  • verb have confidence or faith in
    trust; bank; swear.
    • We can trust in God
    • Rely on your friends
    • bank on your good education
    • I swear by my grandmother's recipes

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communalize

  • verb make something the property of the commune or community
    communalise.

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grow

  • verb pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
    turn.
    • The weather turned nasty
    • She grew angry
  • verb become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain
    • The problem grew too large for me
    • Her business grew fast

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militarised

  • adjective satellite issued military arms
    militarized.
  • verb lend a military character to (a country), as by building up a military force
    militarize; militarise.
    • militarize Germany again after the war

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rely

  • verb have confidence or faith in
    trust; bank; swear.
    • We can trust in God
    • Rely on your friends
    • bank on your good education
    • I swear by my grandmother's recipes

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judicialized

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today

  • noun the present time or age
    • the world of today
    • today we have computers
  • noun the day that includes the present moment (as opposed to yesterday or tomorrow)
    • Today is beautiful
    • did you see today's newspaper?

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globalize

  • verb make world-wide in scope or application
    globalise.
    • Markets are being increasingly globalized

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rely

  • verb have confidence or faith in
    trust; bank; swear.
    • We can trust in God
    • Rely on your friends
    • bank on your good education
    • I swear by my grandmother's recipes

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radicalised

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bulk

  • noun the property resulting from being or relating to the greater in number of two parts; the main part
    majority.
    • the majority of his customers prefer it
    • the bulk of the work is finished
  • noun the property of something that is great in magnitude
    volume; mass.
    • it is cheaper to buy it in bulk
    • he received a mass of correspondence
    • the volume of exports

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commercialised

  • adjective satellite organized principally for financial gain
    commercialized.
    • Christmas has become a commercialized spectacle
  • verb make commercial
    commercialize; market; commercialise.
    • Some Amish people have commercialized their way of life

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grown

  • adjective satellite (of animals) fully developed
    full-grown; big; adult; grownup; fully grown.
    • an adult animal
    • a grown woman
  • verb pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
    turn; grow.
    • The weather turned nasty
    • She grew angry

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internationalize

  • verb put under international control
    internationalise.
    • internationalize trade of certain drugs
  • verb make international in character
    internationalise.
    • We internationalized the committee

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urbanites

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professionalize

  • verb become professional or proceed in a professional manner or in an activity for pay or as a means of livelihood
    professionalise.
  • verb make professional or give a professional character to
    professionalise.
    • Philosophy has not always been professionalized and used to be a subject pursued only by amateurs

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policymakers

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politicise

  • verb give a political character to
    politicize.
    • politicize the discussion

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prove

  • verb be shown or be found to be
    turn up; turn out.
    • She proved to be right
    • The medicine turned out to save her life
    • She turned up HIV positive
  • verb establish the validity of something, as by an example, explanation or experiment
    shew; demonstrate; show; establish.
    • The experiment demonstrated the instability of the compound
    • The mathematician showed the validity of the conjecture

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depoliticised

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impinge

  • verb impinge or infringe upon
    trench; entrench; encroach.
    • This impinges on my rights as an individual
    • This matter entrenches on other domains
  • verb advance beyond the usual limit
    infringe; encroach.

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bureaucratized

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military

  • noun the military forces of a nation
    armed forces; armed services; military machine; war machine.
    • their military is the largest in the region
    • the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker
  • adjective of or relating to the study of the principles of warfare
    • military law

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disserviceable

Calculated to do disservice or harm; not serviceable; injurious; harmful; unserviceable. Shaftesbury. -- Dis*serv"ice*a*ble*ness, n. Norris. -- Dis*serv"ice*a*bly, adv.

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marketer

  • noun someone who promotes or exchanges goods or services for money
    trafficker; vender; vendor; seller.

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deskilled

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loom

  • noun a textile machine for weaving yarn into a textile
  • verb come into view indistinctly, often threateningly
    • Another air plane loomed into the sky

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feminise

  • verb assume (more) feminine characteristics
    feminize.
    • feminized language
    • feminized frogs
  • verb to give a (more) feminine, effeminate, or womanly quality or appearance to
    effeminise; effeminize; womanize; feminize.
    • This hairdo feminizes the man

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veer

  • verb turn sharply; change direction abruptly
    swerve; cut; trend; curve; sheer; slew; slue.
    • The car cut to the left at the intersection
    • The motorbike veered to the right
  • verb shift to a clockwise direction
    • the wind veered

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gentrify

  • verb renovate so as to make it conform to middle-class aspirations
    • gentrify a row of old houses
    • gentrify the old center of town

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northerner

  • noun an inhabitant of the North
  • noun an American who lives in the North (especially during the American Civil War)
    Yank; Yankee.

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ruralize

To render rural; to give a rural appearance to.

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rely

  • verb have confidence or faith in
    trust; bank; swear.
    • We can trust in God
    • Rely on your friends
    • bank on your good education
    • I swear by my grandmother's recipes

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criminalise

  • verb declare illegal; outlaw
    criminalize; illegalise; outlaw; illegalize.
    • Marijuana is criminalized in the U.S.

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diverge

  • verb move or draw apart
    • The two paths diverge here
  • verb have no limits as a mathematical series

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sinicized

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growing

  • noun (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
    development; ontogenesis; maturation; ontogeny; growth.
    • he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children
  • noun (electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state

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laicize

  • verb reduce to lay status
    laicise.
    • laicize the parochial schools

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focused

  • adjective being in focus or brought into focus
    focussed.
  • verb direct one's attention on something
    center; centre; pore; focus; concentrate; rivet.
    • Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies

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fractionalized

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southerner

  • noun an American who lives in the South

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homogenised

  • adjective satellite formed by blending unlike elements especially by reducing one element to particles and dispersing them throughout another substance
    homogenized.
  • verb break up the fat globules of
    homogenise; homogenize.
    • homogenized milk

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grow

  • verb pass into a condition gradually, take on a specific property or attribute; become
    turn.
    • The weather turned nasty
    • She grew angry
  • verb become larger, greater, or bigger; expand or gain
    • The problem grew too large for me
    • Her business grew fast

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urbanised

  • adjective satellite made urban in nature; taking on urban characteristics
    urbanized.
    • the urbanized Eastern states
  • verb impart urban habits, ways of life, or responsibilities upon
    urbanise; urbanize.
    • Birds are being urbanized by people in outdoor cafes feeding them

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ecologist

  • noun a biologist who studies the relation between organisms and their environment

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depersonalise

  • verb make impersonal or present as an object
    objectify; depersonalize.
    • Will computers depersonalize human interactions?
    • Pornography objectifies women

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focussed

  • adjective being in focus or brought into focus
    focused.
  • verb direct one's attention on something
    center; centre; pore; focus; concentrate; rivet.
    • Please focus on your studies and not on your hobbies

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monetise

  • verb give legal value to or establish as the legal tender of a country
    monetize.
    • They monetized the lira

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secularise

  • verb make secular and draw away from a religious orientation
    secularize.
    • Ataturk secularized Turkey

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resort

  • noun a hotel located in a resort area
    resort hotel; holiday resort.
  • noun a frequently visited place
    stamping ground; hangout; haunt; repair.

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impersonalized

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deviate

  • noun a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
    pervert; deviant; degenerate.
  • verb turn aside; turn away from
    divert.

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radicalize

  • verb make more radical in social or political outlook
    • Her work in the developing world radicalized her

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encroach

  • verb advance beyond the usual limit
    infringe; impinge.
  • verb impinge or infringe upon
    impinge; trench; entrench.
    • This impinges on my rights as an individual
    • This matter entrenches on other domains

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ghettoize

  • verb put in a ghetto
    ghettoise.
    • The Jews in Eastern Europe were ghettoized

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advertiser

  • noun someone whose business is advertising
    adman; advertizer.

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impinge

  • verb impinge or infringe upon
    trench; entrench; encroach.
    • This impinges on my rights as an individual
    • This matter entrenches on other domains
  • verb advance beyond the usual limit
    infringe; encroach.

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routinised

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shift

  • noun an event in which something is displaced without rotation
    displacement.
  • noun a qualitative change
    transformation; transmutation.

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litigious

  • adjective of or relating to litigation
  • adjective satellite inclined or showing an inclination to dispute or disagree, even to engage in law suits
    disputatious; combative; contentious; disputative.
    • a style described as abrasive and contentious
    • a disputatious lawyer
    • a litigious and acrimonious spirit

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activist

  • noun a militant reformer
    militant.
  • adjective satellite advocating or engaged in activism
    activistic.

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atomise

  • verb spray very finely
    atomize.
    • atomize perfume
  • verb strike at with firepower or bombs
    nuke; atomize; zap.
    • zap the enemy

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dwell

  • verb think moodily or anxiously about something
    brood.
  • verb originate (in)
    lie in; consist; lie.
    • The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country

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tetchy

  • adjective satellite easily irritated or annoyed
    peckish; nettlesome; testy; petulant; cranky; techy; fractious; irritable; scratchy; pettish; peevish.
    • an incorrigibly fractious young man
    • not the least nettlesome of his countrymen

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elite

  • noun a group or class of persons enjoying superior intellectual or social or economic status
    elite group.
  • adjective satellite selected as the best
    elect.
    • an elect circle of artists
    • elite colleges

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territorialize

  • verb organize as a territory
    territorialise.
  • verb place on a territorial basis
    territorialise.
    • The railways were territorialized

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tend

  • verb have a tendency or disposition to do or be something; be inclined
    run; incline; lean; be given.
    • She tends to be nervous before her lectures
    • These dresses run small
    • He inclined to corpulence
  • verb have care of or look after
    • She tends to the children

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sideline

  • noun a line that marks the side boundary of a playing field
    out of bounds.
  • noun an auxiliary line of merchandise

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uncompetitive

  • adjective satellite not inclined to compete

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depend

  • verb be contingent upon (something that is elided)
    • That depends
  • verb have faith or confidence in
    count; look; reckon; bet; calculate.
    • you can count on me to help you any time
    • Look to your friends for support
    • You can bet on that!
    • Depend on your family in times of crisis

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militarized

  • adjective satellite issued military arms
    militarised.
  • verb lend a military character to (a country), as by building up a military force
    militarize; militarise.
    • militarize Germany again after the war

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multinational

  • adjective satellite involving or operating in several nations or nationalities
    transnational.
    • multinational corporations
    • transnational terrorist networks

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dyspnoeic

  • adjective not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty
    dyspnoeal; dyspneic; breathless; dyspneal.
    • breathless at thought of what I had done
    • breathless from running
    • followed the match with breathless interest

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gravitate

  • verb move toward
    • The conversation gravitated towards politics
  • verb be attracted to
    • Boys gravitate towards girls at that age

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americanise

  • verb make American in character
    Americanize.
    • The year in the US has completely Americanized him
  • verb become American in character
    Americanize.
    • After a year in Iowa, he has totally Americanized

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filmmaker

  • noun a producer of motion pictures
    film maker; film producer; movie maker.

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monetize

  • verb give legal value to or establish as the legal tender of a country
    monetise.
    • They monetized the lira

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albeit

Even though; although; notwithstanding. Chaucer.
Albeit so masked, Madam, I love the truth. Tennyson.

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marginalise

  • verb relegate to a lower or outer edge, as of specific groups of people
    marginalize.
    • We must not marginalize the poor in our society

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nonprofit

  • noun an organization chartered for other than profit-making activities
    nonprofit organization; not-for-profit.
  • adjective satellite not commercially motivated
    non-profit-making.

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globalise

  • verb make world-wide in scope or application
    globalize.
    • Markets are being increasingly globalized

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impinge

  • verb impinge or infringe upon
    trench; entrench; encroach.
    • This impinges on my rights as an individual
    • This matter entrenches on other domains
  • verb advance beyond the usual limit
    infringe; encroach.

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disenchanted

  • adjective freed from enchantment
  • verb free from enchantment
    disillusion; disenchant.

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evangelical

  • adjective relating to or being a Christian church believing in personal conversion and the inerrancy of the Bible especially the 4 Gospels
    • evangelical Christianity
    • an ultraconservative evangelical message
  • adjective of or pertaining to or in keeping with the Christian gospel especially as in the first 4 books of the New Testament

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reclusive

  • adjective satellite withdrawn from society; seeking solitude
    recluse; withdrawn.
    • lived an unsocial reclusive life
  • adjective satellite providing privacy or seclusion
    secluded; sequestered; cloistered.
    • the cloistered academic world of books
    • sat close together in the sequestered pergola
    • sitting under the reclusive calm of a shade tree
    • a secluded romantic spot

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cater

  • verb give what is desired or needed, especially support, food or sustenance
    provide; ply; supply.
    • The hostess provided lunch for all the guests
  • verb supply food ready to eat; for parties and banquets

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restive

  • adjective satellite being in a tense state
    jumpy; highly strung; edgy; uptight; high-strung; jittery; nervy; overstrung.
  • adjective satellite impatient especially under restriction or delay
    • the government has done nothing to ease restrictions and manufacturers are growing restive

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getting

  • noun the act of acquiring something
    acquiring.
    • I envied his talent for acquiring
    • he's much more interested in the getting than in the giving
  • verb come into the possession of something concrete or abstract
    acquire; get.
    • She got a lot of paintings from her uncle
    • They acquired a new pet
    • Get your results the next day
    • Get permission to take a few days off from work

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democratise

  • verb become (more) democratic; of nations
    democratize.
  • verb introduce democratic reforms; of nations
    democratize.

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payer

  • noun a person who pays money for something
    remunerator.

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nowadays

  • noun the period of time that is happening now; any continuous stretch of time including the moment of speech
    present.
    • that is enough for the present
    • he lives in the present with no thought of tomorrow
  • adverb in these times
    now; today.
    • it is solely by their language that the upper classes nowadays are distinguished"- Nancy Mitford
    • we now rarely see horse-drawn vehicles on city streets
    • today almost every home has television

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nazify

  • verb cause or force to adopt Nazism or a Nazi character
    • Hitler nazified Germany in the 1930's
    • The arts were nazified everywhere in Germany

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clash

  • noun a loud resonant repeating noise
    clank; crash; clangour; clangoring; clang; clangor.
    • he could hear the clang of distant bells
  • noun a state of conflict between persons
    friction.

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depoliticized

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strategist

  • noun an expert in strategy (especially in warfare)
    strategian.

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fractious

  • adjective satellite stubbornly resistant to authority or control
    refractory; recalcitrant.
    • a fractious animal that would not submit to the harness
    • a refractory child
  • adjective satellite easily irritated or annoyed
    peckish; nettlesome; testy; tetchy; petulant; cranky; techy; irritable; scratchy; pettish; peevish.
    • an incorrigibly fractious young man
    • not the least nettlesome of his countrymen

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resort

  • noun a hotel located in a resort area
    resort hotel; holiday resort.
  • noun a frequently visited place
    stamping ground; hangout; haunt; repair.

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destabilise

  • verb become unstable
    destabilize.
    • The economy destabilized rapidly
  • verb make unstable
    destabilize.
    • Terrorism destabilized the government

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diverge

  • verb move or draw apart
    • The two paths diverge here
  • verb have no limits as a mathematical series

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enshroud

  • verb cover as if with a shroud
    shroud; hide; cover.
    • The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery

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