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hodiernal

Of this day; belonging to the present day. R. Boyle. Quart. Rev.

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unmasterable

Incapable of being mastered or subdued. Obs. Sir T. Browne.

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halloween

  • noun the evening before All Saints' Day; often devoted to pranks played by young people
    Hallowe'en; Allhallows Eve.

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unretrievable

  • adjective satellite impossible to recover or recoup or overcome
    irretrievable.
    • an irretrievable loss
    • irretrievable errors in judgment

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resurge

  • verb rise again
    • His need for a meal resurged
    • The candidate resurged after leaving politics for several years

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goosestepped

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wrongdoing

  • noun departure from what is ethically acceptable
    error.
  • noun activity that transgresses moral or civil law
    misconduct; wrongful conduct; actus reus.
    • he denied any wrongdoing

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irrecuperable

Irrecoverable. -- Ir`re*cu"per*a*bly, adv.

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participle

  • noun a non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses
    participial.

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slalom

  • noun a downhill race over a winding course defined by upright poles
  • verb race on skis around obstacles

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recreancy

The quality or state of being recreant.

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visitable

Liable or subject to be visited or inspected. "All hospitals built since the Reformation are visitable by the king or lord chancellor." Ayliffe.

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sennight

The space of seven nights and days; a week. Written also se'nnight. Archaic. Shak. Tennyson.

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whish

  • verb make a sibilant sound
  • verb move with a whishing sound
    • The car whished past her

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participle

  • noun a non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses
    participial.

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whoosh

  • noun the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
    swoosh.
  • verb move with a sibilant sound
    woosh.
    • He whooshed the doors open

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honoree

  • noun a recipient of honors in recognition of noteworthy accomplishments

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zinged

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guardroom

  • noun a cell in which soldiers who are prisoners are confined
  • noun a room used by soldiers on guard

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snail

  • noun freshwater or marine or terrestrial gastropod mollusk usually having an external enclosing spiral shell
  • noun edible terrestrial snail usually served in the shell with a sauce of melted butter and garlic
    escargot.

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karma

  • noun (Hinduism and Buddhism) the effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny in his next incarnation

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unmastered

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christmas

  • noun period extending from Dec. 24 to Jan. 6
    Yuletide; Christmastide; Christmastime; Yule; Noel.
  • noun a Christian holiday celebrating the birth of Christ; a quarter day in England, Wales, and Ireland
    Dec 25; Christmas Day; Xmas.

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swoosh

  • noun the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
    whoosh.
  • verb move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound
    swosh; swish; lap.
    • The bubbles swoshed around in the glass
    • The curtain swooshed open

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recure

To arrive at; to reach; to attain. Obs. Lydgate.

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whizz

  • noun someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
    mavin; champion; ace; genius; wizard; sensation; virtuoso; maven; adept; whiz; superstar; hotshot; star; wiz.
  • verb make a soft swishing sound
    purr; birr; whiz; whir; whirr.
    • the motor whirred
    • the car engine purred

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suppertime

  • noun the customary or habitual hour for the evening meal
    dinnertime.

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sashay

  • noun a square dance figure; partners circle each other taking sideways steps
  • noun (ballet) quick gliding steps with one foot always leading
    chasse.

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participial

  • noun a non-finite form of the verb; in English it is used adjectivally and to form compound tenses
    participle.
  • adjective of or relating to or consisting of participles
    • participial inflections

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tense

  • noun a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
  • verb become stretched or tense or taut
    strain.
    • the bodybuilder's neck muscles tensed
    • "the rope strained when the weight was attached

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whoosh

  • noun the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
    swoosh.
  • verb move with a sibilant sound
    woosh.
    • He whooshed the doors open

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indicative

  • noun a mood (grammatically unmarked) that represents the act or state as an objective fact
    common mood; declarative mood; declarative; indicative mood; fact mood.
  • adjective relating to the mood of verbs that is used simple in declarative statements
    declarative.
    • indicative mood

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breeze

  • noun a slight wind (usually refreshing)
    air; zephyr; gentle wind.
    • the breeze was cooled by the lake
    • as he waited he could feel the air on his neck
  • noun any undertaking that is easy to do
    picnic; walkover; duck soup; piece of cake; child's play; cinch; snap; pushover.
    • marketing this product will be no picnic

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segregative

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clop

  • noun the sound of a horse's hoofs hitting on a hard surface
    clip-clop; clunking; clopping; clippety-clop; clumping.
  • verb make or move along with a sound as of a horse's hooves striking the ground
    clump; clunk; plunk.

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trauma

  • noun any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
    harm; injury; hurt.
  • noun an emotional wound or shock often having long-lasting effects
    psychic trauma.

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immemorable

Not memorable; not worth remembering. Johnson.

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turnoff

  • noun something causing antagonism or loss of interest
    negative stimulation.
  • noun a side road where you can turn off
    • I missed the turnoff and went 15 miles out of my way

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whiz

  • noun someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
    mavin; champion; ace; genius; wizard; sensation; virtuoso; maven; adept; superstar; hotshot; star; whizz; wiz.
  • noun a buzzing or hissing sound as of something traveling rapidly through the air
    • he heard the whiz of bullets near his head

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subjunctive

  • noun a mood that represents an act or state (not as a fact but) as contingent or possible
    subjunctive mood.
  • adjective relating to a mood of verbs
    • subjunctive verb endings

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sashay

  • noun a square dance figure; partners circle each other taking sideways steps
  • noun (ballet) quick gliding steps with one foot always leading
    chasse.

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imperfective

  • noun aspect without regard to the beginning or completion of the action of the verb
    imperfective aspect.

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breeze

  • noun a slight wind (usually refreshing)
    air; zephyr; gentle wind.
    • the breeze was cooled by the lake
    • as he waited he could feel the air on his neck
  • noun any undertaking that is easy to do
    picnic; walkover; duck soup; piece of cake; child's play; cinch; snap; pushover.
    • marketing this product will be no picnic

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resurface

  • verb reappear on the surface
  • verb cover with a new surface

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zing

  • noun a brief high-pitched buzzing or humming sound
    • the zing of the passing bullet
  • noun the activeness of an energetic personality
    pizzazz; pizzaz; dynamism; oomph.

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milepost

  • noun stone post at side of a road to show distances
    milestone.

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trundle

  • noun a low bed to be slid under a higher bed
    truckle; trundle bed; truckle bed.
  • noun small wheel or roller

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mythologise

  • verb construct a myth
    mythologize.
    • The poet mythologized that the King had three sons
  • verb make into a myth
    mythologize; mythicise; mythicize.
    • The Europeans have mythicized Rte. 66

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indiscretion

  • noun the trait of being injudicious
    injudiciousness.
  • noun a petty misdeed
    peccadillo.

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swoosh

  • noun the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
    whoosh.
  • verb move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound
    swosh; swish; lap.
    • The bubbles swoshed around in the glass
    • The curtain swooshed open

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midfield

  • noun (sports) the middle part of a playing field (as in football or lacrosse)

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genocide

  • noun systematic killing of a racial or cultural group
    race murder; racial extermination.

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hurtle

  • verb move with or as if with a rushing sound
    • The cars hurtled by
  • verb make a thrusting forward movement
    lunge; thrust; hurl.

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dinnertime

  • noun the customary or habitual hour for the evening meal
    suppertime.

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bike

  • noun a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
    motorcycle.
  • noun a wheeled vehicle that has two wheels and is moved by foot pedals
    wheel; bicycle; cycle.

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misdeed

  • noun improper or wicked or immoral behavior
    misbehavior; misbehaviour.

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slink

  • verb walk stealthily
    • I saw a cougar slinking toward its prey

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misdo

  • verb do wrongly or improperly
    • misdo one's job

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chug

  • noun the dull explosive noise made by an engine
  • verb make a dull, explosive sound
    • the engine chugged down the street

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perfective

  • noun a tense of verbs used in describing action that has been completed (sometimes regarded as perfective aspect)
    perfect; perfect tense; perfective tense.
  • noun the aspect of a verb that expresses a completed action
    perfective aspect.

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swish

  • noun a brushing or rustling sound
  • verb move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound
    swosh; lap; swoosh.
    • The bubbles swoshed around in the glass
    • The curtain swooshed open

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matriarchy

  • noun a form of social organization in which a female is the family head and title is traced through the female line
    matriarchate.

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semimythical

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whiz

  • noun someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
    mavin; champion; ace; genius; wizard; sensation; virtuoso; maven; adept; superstar; hotshot; star; whizz; wiz.
  • noun a buzzing or hissing sound as of something traveling rapidly through the air
    • he heard the whiz of bullets near his head

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zing

  • noun a brief high-pitched buzzing or humming sound
    • the zing of the passing bullet
  • noun the activeness of an energetic personality
    pizzazz; pizzaz; dynamism; oomph.

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november

  • noun the month following October and preceding December
    Nov.

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whoosh

  • noun the noise produced by the sudden rush of a fluid (a gas or liquid)
    swoosh.
  • verb move with a sibilant sound
    woosh.
    • He whooshed the doors open

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injustice

  • noun an unjust act
    unfairness; iniquity; shabbiness.
  • noun the practice of being unjust or unfair
    unjustness.

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whang

  • noun the act of hitting vigorously
    knock; whack; rap; belt.
    • he gave the table a whack
  • verb beat with force

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insensitivity

  • noun the inability to respond to affective changes in your interpersonal environment
    insensitiveness.

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sashay

  • noun a square dance figure; partners circle each other taking sideways steps
  • noun (ballet) quick gliding steps with one foot always leading
    chasse.

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dereliction

  • noun a tendency to be negligent and uncaring
    delinquency; willful neglect.
    • he inherited his delinquency from his father
    • his derelictions were not really intended as crimes
    • his adolescent protest consisted of willful neglect of all his responsibilities
  • noun willful negligence

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dateless

  • adjective satellite having no known beginning and presumably no end
    endless; sempiternal.
    • the dateless rise and fall of the tides
    • time is endless
    • sempiternal truth
  • adjective satellite of such great duration as to preclude the possibility of being assigned a date
    • dateless customs

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pandemic

  • noun an epidemic that is geographically widespread; occurring throughout a region or even throughout the world
  • adjective satellite epidemic over a wide geographical area
    • a pandemic outbreak of malaria

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cartwheel

  • noun a wheel that has wooden spokes and a metal rim
  • noun acrobatic revolutions with the body turned sideways and the arms and legs outstretched like the spokes of a wheel

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bull

  • noun uncastrated adult male of domestic cattle
  • noun a large and strong and heavyset man
    strapper; bruiser; Samson.
    • he was a bull of a man
    • a thick-skinned bruiser ready to give as good as he got

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tense

  • noun a grammatical category of verbs used to express distinctions of time
  • verb become stretched or tense or taut
    strain.
    • the bodybuilder's neck muscles tensed
    • "the rope strained when the weight was attached

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zip

  • noun a quantity of no importance
    cypher; aught; nil; nada; zero; nix; cipher; zilch; goose egg; zippo; nothing; naught; null.
    • it looked like nothing I had ever seen before
    • reduced to nil all the work we had done
    • we racked up a pathetic goose egg
    • it was all for naught
    • I didn't hear zilch about it
  • noun a code of letters and digits added to a postal address to aid in the sorting of mail
    postal code; postcode; ZIP code.

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subjunctive

  • noun a mood that represents an act or state (not as a fact but) as contingent or possible
    subjunctive mood.
  • adjective relating to a mood of verbs
    • subjunctive verb endings

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racket

  • noun a loud and disturbing noise
  • noun an illegal enterprise (such as extortion or fraud or drug peddling or prostitution) carried on for profit
    illegitimate enterprise; fraudulent scheme.

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incarnation

  • noun a new personification of a familiar idea
    embodiment; avatar.
    • the embodiment of hope
    • the incarnation of evil
    • the very avatar of cunning
  • noun (Christianity) the Christian doctrine of the union of God and man in the person of Jesus Christ

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hurtle

  • verb move with or as if with a rushing sound
    • The cars hurtled by
  • verb make a thrusting forward movement
    lunge; thrust; hurl.

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puppyhood

The time or state of being a puppy; the time of being young and undisciplined.

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whizz

  • noun someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
    mavin; champion; ace; genius; wizard; sensation; virtuoso; maven; adept; whiz; superstar; hotshot; star; wiz.
  • verb make a soft swishing sound
    purr; birr; whiz; whir; whirr.
    • the motor whirred
    • the car engine purred

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misdeed

  • noun improper or wicked or immoral behavior
    misbehavior; misbehaviour.

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wisp

  • noun a small tuft or lock
    • wisps of hair
  • noun a small person
    • a mere wisp of a girl

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glaciation

  • noun the condition of being covered with glaciers or masses of ice; the result of glacial action
    • Agassiz recognized marks of glaciation all over northern Europe
  • noun the process of covering the earth with glaciers or masses of ice

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flitter

  • verb move back and forth very rapidly
    flicker; quiver; flutter; waver.
    • the candle flickered

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periapsis

  • noun (astronomy) the point in an orbit closest to the body being orbited
    point of periapsis.

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leapfrog

  • noun advancing as if in the child's game, by leaping over obstacles or competitors
    • the company still believes the chip is a leapfrog in integration and will pay huge dividends
  • noun a game in which one child bends down and another leaps over

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thinking

  • noun the process of using your mind to consider something carefully
    cerebration; mentation; thought; intellection; thought process.
    • thinking always made him frown
    • she paused for thought
  • verb judge or regard; look upon; judge
    conceive; believe; think; consider.
    • I think he is very smart
    • I believe her to be very smart
    • I think that he is her boyfriend
    • The racist conceives such people to be inferior

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unrecoverable

  • adjective incapable of being recovered or regained
    irrecoverable.

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misdemeanour

  • noun a crime less serious than a felony
    violation; infraction; infringement; misdemeanor.

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flit

  • noun a sudden quick movement
    dart.
  • noun a secret move (to avoid paying debts)
    • they did a moonlight flit

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scud

  • noun the act of moving along swiftly (as before a gale)
    scudding.
  • verb run or move very quickly or hastily
    shoot; flash; dart; dash; scoot.
    • She dashed into the yard

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continuative

  • noun an uninflected function word that serves to conjoin words or phrases or clauses or sentences
    conjunction; connective; conjunctive.

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lollop

  • verb walk clumsily and with a bounce

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trauma

  • noun any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
    harm; injury; hurt.
  • noun an emotional wound or shock often having long-lasting effects
    psychic trauma.

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zoom

  • noun a rapid rise
    rapid climb; rapid growth.
  • noun the act of rising upward into the air
    soar.

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misstep

  • noun an unintentional but embarrassing blunder
    trip-up; trip; stumble.
    • he recited the whole poem without a single trip
    • he arranged his robes to avoid a trip-up later
    • confusion caused his unfortunate misstep

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barge

  • noun a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)
    hoy; lighter; flatboat.
  • verb push one's way
    thrust ahead; push forward.
    • she barged into the meeting room

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reincarnation

  • noun embodiment in a new form (especially the reappearance or a person in another form)
    • his reincarnation as a lion
  • noun a second or new birth
    rebirth; renascence.

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glory

  • noun a state of high honor
    glorification.
    • he valued glory above life itself
  • noun brilliant radiant beauty
    resplendence; resplendency.
    • the glory of the sunrise

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prehuman

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hurtle

  • verb move with or as if with a rushing sound
    • The cars hurtled by
  • verb make a thrusting forward movement
    lunge; thrust; hurl.

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twelvemonth

  • noun a period of time containing 365 (or 366) days
    yr; year.
    • she is 4 years old
    • in the year 1920

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mythologize

  • verb construct a myth
    mythologise.
    • The poet mythologized that the King had three sons
  • verb make into a myth
    mythologise; mythicise; mythicize.
    • The Europeans have mythicized Rte. 66

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obligate

  • verb force somebody to do something
    oblige; compel.
    • We compel all students to fill out this form
  • verb commit in order to fulfill an obligation
    • obligate money

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skitter

  • verb to move about or proceed hurriedly
    scamper; scurry; scuttle.
    • so terrified by the extraordinary ebbing of the sea that they scurried to higher ground
  • verb glide easily along a surface

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