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grueling

  • adjective satellite characterized by effort to the point of exhaustion; especially physical effort
    heavy; toilsome; punishing; operose; backbreaking; hard; arduous; gruelling; laborious.
    • worked their arduous way up the mining valley
    • a grueling campaign
    • hard labor
    • heavy work
    • heavy going
    • spent many laborious hours on the project
    • set a punishing pace

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indeterminably

  • adverb in an indeterminable manner
    • their relationship was of an indeterminably vague nature

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stopple

  • noun blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly
    plug; stopper.
  • verb close or secure with or as if with a stopper
    stopper.
    • She stoppered the wine bottle
    • The mothers stoppered their babies' mouths with pacifiers

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beadroll

(R. C. Ch.) A catalogue of persons, for the rest of whose souls a certain number of prayers are to be said or counted off on the beads of a chaplet; hence, a catalogue in general.
On Fame's eternal beadroll worthy to be field. Spenser.
It is quite startling, on going over the beadroll of English worthies, to find how few are directly represented in the male line. Quart. Rev.

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insatiate

  • adjective impossible to satisfy
    insatiable; unsatiable.
    • an insatiate appetite
    • an insatiable demand for old buildings to restore
    • his passion for work was unsatiable

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torturing

  • noun the deliberate, systematic, or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons in an attempt to force another person to yield information or to make a confession or for any other reason
    torture.
    • it required unnatural torturing to extract a confession
  • verb torment emotionally or mentally
    torment; excruciate; torture; rack.

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crapulent

  • adjective satellite suffering from excessive eating or drinking
    crapulous.
    • crapulent sleep
    • a crapulous stomach

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unreadably

  • adverb in an illegible manner
    undecipherably; illegibly.
    • this student writes illegibly

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pressruns

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impractical

  • adjective not practical; not workable or not given to practical matters
    • refloating the ship proved impractical because of the expense
    • he is intelligent but too impractical for commercial work
    • an impractical solution
  • adjective satellite not practical or realizable; speculative
    airy; windy; visionary; Laputan.
    • airy theories about socioeconomic improvement
    • visionary schemes for getting rich

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viduity

Widowhood. R. "Chaste viduity." Ld. Ellenborough.

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unfashionably

  • adverb in an unfashionable manner
    • she seemed to make a point of being unfashionably dressed

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whimwham

A whimsical thing; an odd device; a trifle; a trinket; a gimcrack. R.
They'll pull ye all to pieces for your whimwhams. Bear. & Fl.

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torturously

  • adverb in a very painful manner
    excruciatingly; agonizingly.
    • the progress was agonizingly slow

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tailback

  • noun (American football) the person who plays tailback
  • noun (American football) the position of the offensive back on a football team who lines up farthest from the line of scrimmage

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dristan

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diastole

  • noun the widening of the chambers of the heart between two contractions when the chambers fill with blood

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convalescence

  • noun gradual healing (through rest) after sickness or injury
    recuperation; recovery.

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unconscionable

  • adjective satellite lacking a conscience
    conscienceless.
    • a conscienceless villain
    • brash, unprincipled, and conscienceless
    • an unconscionable liar
  • adjective satellite greatly exceeding bounds of reason or moderation
    extortionate; usurious; outrageous; exorbitant; steep.
    • exorbitant rent
    • extortionate prices
    • spends an outrageous amount on entertainment
    • usurious interest rate
    • unconscionable spending

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xx

  • adjective satellite denoting a quantity consisting of 20 items or units
    twenty; 20.
  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of nineteen and one
    twenty; 20.

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impracticably

  • adverb to an impracticable degree
    • this is still impracticably high

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proboscis

  • noun the human nose (especially when it is large)
  • noun a long flexible snout as of an elephant
    trunk.

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unmanageably

  • adverb so as to be unmanageable
    • `This house is unmanageably large,' she complained

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convolvulus

  • noun any of numerous plants of the genus Convolvulus

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inadmissible

  • adjective not deserving to be admitted
    • inadmissible evidence

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driftnets

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agonising

  • adjective satellite extremely painful
    excruciating; torturous; torturing; agonizing; harrowing; torturesome.
  • verb cause to agonize
    agonize; agonise.

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straightaway

  • noun a straight segment of a roadway or racecourse
    straight.
  • adjective satellite performed with little or no delay
    quick; prompt; immediate.
    • an immediate reply to my letter
    • a prompt reply
    • was quick to respond
    • a straightaway denial

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dauntingly

  • adverb to a degree or in a manner that daunts
    • dauntingly difficult

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telephoto

  • noun a photograph made with a telephoto lens
    telephotograph.

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unendurable

  • adjective incapable of being put up with
    unbearable; intolerable.
    • an intolerable degree of sentimentality

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nooning

A rest at noon; a repast at noon.

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woundy

Excessive. Obs.
Such a world of holidays, that 't a woundy hindrance to a poor man that lives by his labor. L'Estrange.

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tedium

  • noun the feeling of being bored by something tedious
    ennui; boredom.
  • noun dullness owing to length or slowness
    tiresomeness; tediousness.

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wearisome

  • adjective satellite so lacking in interest as to cause mental weariness
    tedious; slow; ho-hum; boring; deadening; tiresome; dull; irksome.
    • a boring evening with uninteresting people
    • the deadening effect of some routine tasks
    • a dull play
    • his competent but dull performance
    • a ho-hum speaker who couldn't capture their attention
    • what an irksome task the writing of long letters is"- Edmund Burke
    • tedious days on the train
    • the tiresome chirping of a cricket"- Mark Twain
    • other people's dreams are dreadfully wearisome

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sithens

Since. See Sith, and Sithen. Obs. Piers Plowman.

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freakishly

  • adverb unpredictably
    capriciously.
    • the weather has been freakishly variable

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accustomedness

Habituation.
Accustomedness to sin hardens the heart. Bp. Pearce.

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agonizingly

  • adverb in a very painful manner
    excruciatingly; torturously.
    • the progress was agonizingly slow

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layover

  • noun a brief stay in the course of a journey
    stop; stopover.
    • they made a stopover to visit their friends

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unthinkably

  • adverb to an unimaginable extent
    unimaginably.

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eighteen

  • noun the cardinal number that is the sum of seventeen and one
    18; XVIII.
  • adjective satellite being one more than seventeen
    18; xviii.

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modishly

  • adverb in a stylish manner
    smartly; sprucely.
    • He was smartly dressed

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sequacious

Inclined to follow a leader; following; attendant.
Trees uprooted left their place, Sequacious of the lyre. Dryden.

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hellishly

  • adverb extremely
    infernally.
    • infernally clever
    • hellishly dangerous

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toledo

  • noun an industrial city in northwestern Ohio on Lake Erie
  • noun a city in central Spain on the Tagus river; famous for steel and swords since the first century

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numbing

  • adjective satellite causing numbness or insensitivity
    • the numbing effect of grief
  • verb make numb or insensitive
    benumb; blunt; dull; numb.
    • The shock numbed her senses

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tarriance

  • noun the act of tarrying
    lingering.

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intimidating

  • adjective satellite discouraging through fear
    daunting.
  • verb make timid or fearful
    intimidate.
    • Her boss intimidates her

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obligement

Obligation. R.
I will not resist, therefore, whatever it is, either of divine or human obligement, that you lay upon me. Milton.

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tarry

  • verb be about
    loaf; footle; mess about; lallygag; linger; lollygag; lurk; mill about; hang around; lounge; loiter; mill around.
    • The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square
    • Who is this man that is hanging around the department?
  • verb leave slowly and hesitantly
    linger.

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snowshed

A shelter to protect from snow, esp. a long roof over an exposed part of a railroad.

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celecoxib

  • noun a Cox-2 inhibitor (trade name Celebrex) that relieves pain and inflammation without harming the digestive tract
    Celebrex.

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impotence

  • noun the quality of lacking strength or power; being weak and feeble
    powerlessness; impotency.
  • noun an inability (usually of the male animal) to copulate
    impotency.

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horrendous

  • adjective satellite causing fear or dread or terror
    dreadful; direful; horrific; fearful; frightening; terrible; dread; dire; awful; dreaded; fearsome.
    • the awful war
    • an awful risk
    • dire news
    • a career or vengeance so direful that London was shocked
    • the dread presence of the headmaster
    • polio is no longer the dreaded disease it once was
    • a dreadful storm
    • a fearful howling
    • horrendous explosions shook the city
    • a terrible curse

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interminably

  • adverb all the time; seemingly without stopping
    endlessly.
    • a theological student with whom I argued interminably
    • her nagging went on endlessly

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earlap

  • noun one of two flaps attached to a cap to keep the ears warm
    earflap.

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illimitable

  • adjective satellite without limits in extent or size or quantity
    measureless; limitless.
    • limitless vastness of our solar system

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shoehorn

  • noun a device used for easing the foot into a shoe
  • verb fit for a specific purpose even when not well suited

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huey

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taillike

  • adjective satellite resembling a tail
    caudal.

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silky

  • adjective satellite having a smooth, gleaming surface reflecting light
    silken; silklike; slick; sleek; satiny.
    • glossy auburn hair
    • satiny gardenia petals
    • sleek black fur
    • silken eyelashes
    • silky skin
    • a silklike fabric
    • slick seals and otters

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earlock

A lock or curl of hair near the ear; a lovelock. See Lovelock.

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excruciatingly

  • adverb in a very painful manner
    agonizingly; torturously.
    • the progress was agonizingly slow

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rigmarole

  • noun a set of confused and meaningless statements
    rigamarole.
  • noun a long and complicated and confusing procedure
    rigamarole.
    • all that academic rigmarole was a waste of time

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tarnal

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confab

  • noun an informal conversation
    schmoose; confabulation; chat; schmooze.
  • verb talk socially without exchanging too much information
    shoot the breeze; chit-chat; chew the fat; chitchat; jaw; claver; visit; chaffer; chat; natter; gossip; chatter; confabulate.
    • the men were sitting in the cafe and shooting the breeze

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unimaginably

  • adverb to an unimaginable extent
    unthinkably.

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runback

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disheartening

  • adjective satellite destructive of morale and self-reliance
    demoralizing; demoralising; dispiriting.
  • verb take away the enthusiasm of
    put off; dishearten.

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halloo

  • noun a shout to attract attention
    • he gave a great halloo but no one heard him
  • verb urge on with shouts
    • halloo the dogs in a hunt

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plaguey

  • adjective satellite likely to spread and cause an epidemic disease
    pestilential; pestiferous; pestilent.
    • a pestilential malignancy in the air"- Jonathan Swift
    • plaguey fevers
  • adjective satellite causing irritation or annoyance
    pestering; nettlesome; plaguy; galling; teasing; vexing; pesky; bothersome; vexatious; annoying; pestiferous; irritating.
    • tapping an annoying rhythm on his glass with his fork
    • aircraft noise is particularly bothersome near the airport
    • found it galling to have to ask permission
    • an irritating delay
    • nettlesome paperwork
    • a pesky mosquito
    • swarms of pestering gnats
    • a plaguey newfangled safety catch
    • a teasing and persistent thought annoyed him
    • a vexatious child
    • it is vexing to have to admit you are wrong

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halflives

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torment

  • noun unbearable physical pain
    torture.
  • noun extreme mental distress
    anguish; torture.

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outdraw

  • verb draw a gun faster, or best someone in a gunfight

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tediously

  • adverb in a tedious manner
    boringly; tiresomely.
    • boringly slow work
    • he plodded tediously forward

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wheelbase

  • noun the distance from the center of a car's front wheel to the rear axle

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micrometres

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needleful

As much thread as is used in a needle at one time.

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grinding

  • noun material resulting from the process of grinding
    • vegetable grindings clogged the drain
  • noun a harsh and strident sound (as of the grinding of gears)

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marination

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insupportable

  • adjective satellite incapable of being justified or explained
    unwarranted; unjustifiable; unwarrantable; indefensible.

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runouts

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unacceptably

  • adverb to an unacceptable degree
    intolerably.
    • The percentage of lead in our drinking water is unacceptably high

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gaberdine

  • noun a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
    gabardine; smock; dust coat; duster.

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dansker

A Dane. Obs.
Inquire me first what Danskers are in Paris. Shak.

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rappel

  • noun (mountaineering) a descent of a vertical cliff or wall made by using a doubled rope that is fixed to a higher point and wrapped around the body
    abseil.
  • verb lower oneself with a rope coiled around the body from a mountainside
    abseil; rope down.
    • The ascent was easy--roping down the mountain would be much more difficult and dangerous
    • You have to learn how to abseil when you want to do technical climbing

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outlandishly

  • adverb in an outlandish manner
    • the Bavarian was outlandishly dressed in lederhosen

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probosces

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frenata

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armlike

  • adjective satellite resembling an arm

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zelma

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chibouk

A Turkish pipe, usually with a mouthpiece of amber, a stem, four or five feet long and not pliant, of some valuable wood, and a bowl of baked clay.

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inordinately

  • adverb extremely
    extraordinarily.
    • she was inordinately smart
    • it will be an extraordinarily painful step to negotiate

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downhill

  • noun the downward slope of a hill
  • noun a ski race down a trail

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khamti

  • noun a branch of the Tai languages

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yuen

(Zoöl.) The crowned gibbon (Hylobates pileatus), native of Siam, Southern China, and the Island of Hainan. It is entirely arboreal in its habits, and has very long arms. the males are dark brown or blackish, with a caplike mass of long dark hair, and usually with a white band around the face. The females are yellowish white, with a dark spot on the breast and another on the crown. Called also wooyen, and wooyen ape.

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workweek

  • noun hours or days of work in a calendar week
    week.
    • they worked a 40-hour week

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frustrating

  • adjective satellite discouraging by hindering
  • verb hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of
    thwart; bilk; cross; frustrate; baffle; foil; spoil; queer; scotch.
    • What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge
    • foil your opponent

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fishpole

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unfathomable

  • adjective of depth; not capable of being sounded or measured
  • adjective satellite resembling an abyss in depth; so deep as to be unmeasurable
    abyssal; abysmal.
    • the abyssal depths of the ocean

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siesta

  • noun a nap in the early afternoon (especially in hot countries)

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undesirably

  • adverb in an undesirable manner
    unwantedly.
    • he was unwantedly friendly

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eellike

  • adjective satellite resembling an eel in being long and thin and sinuous

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helluva

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swig

  • noun a large and hurried swallow
    gulp; draught; draft.
    • he finished it at a single gulp
  • verb strike heavily, especially with the fist or a bat
    slog; slug.
    • He slugged me so hard that I passed out

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cubit

  • noun an ancient unit of length based on the length of the forearm

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taproot

  • noun (botany) main root of a plant growing straight downward from the stem
  • noun something that provides an important central source for growth or development
    • the taproot of his resentment
    • genius and insanity spring from the same taproot

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tarry

  • verb be about
    loaf; footle; mess about; lallygag; linger; lollygag; lurk; mill about; hang around; lounge; loiter; mill around.
    • The high school students like to loiter in the Central Square
    • Who is this man that is hanging around the department?
  • verb leave slowly and hesitantly
    linger.

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enfilade

  • noun gunfire directed along the length rather than the breadth of a formation
    enfilade fire.
  • verb rake or be in a position to rake with gunfire in a lengthwise direction

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discouragingly

  • adverb in a discouraging manner
    • the failure rate on the bar exam is discouragingly high

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groundswells

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