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 May 11, 2018

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Impending
To face and withstand with courage
About to occur
To be driven or carried along

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Zeal
Able to move freely in all directions
Carefully observant or attentive
A feeling of strong eagerness

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Jargon
Allowing light to pass through
Unpleasant to look at
Technical terminology

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Vulnerable
A plan for attaining a particular goal
To move in large numbers
Capable of being wounded or hurt

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Narrate
Friendly and pleasant
Give a detailed account of
Wear off or die down

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Uncanny
Unusual
The absence of mental stress
To move about

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Obscure
A small and inadequate amount
Not clearly understood
To destroy property

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Stamina
Enduring strength and energy
A sum of money
Offensive

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Ignite
Cause to start burning
Restore to good health
Overcome

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Ominous
Completely free from dirt
Full of possibilities
Threatening

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Eavesdrop
Stubbornly unyielding
Unconventional or unusual
Listen without the speaker's knowledge

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Precipice
A very steep cliff
An impelling force
A large indefinite number

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Debris
A small natural hill
The remains of something that has been destroyed
Forward movement

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Recluse
A clear scent
One who lives in solitude
Enthusiastic enjoyment

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Banish
To consume all of your attention
To move hesitatingly
To send away

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Replenish
Fill something that was previously empty
Force to leave
Come out into view

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Aptitude
Inherent ability
Lack of respect
A hostile challenge

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Somber
Grave or gloomy in character
Effort to the point of exhaustion
Slightly salty
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