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 May 11, 2018
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Impending
To be driven or carried along
To face and withstand with courage
About to occur
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Zeal
A feeling of strong eagerness
Carefully observant or attentive
Able to move freely in all directions
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Jargon
Allowing light to pass through
Unpleasant to look at
Technical terminology
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Vulnerable
To move in large numbers
Capable of being wounded or hurt
A plan for attaining a particular goal
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Narrate
Wear off or die down
Give a detailed account of
Friendly and pleasant
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Uncanny
The absence of mental stress
To move about
Unusual
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Obscure
To destroy property
Not clearly understood
A small and inadequate amount
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Stamina
Enduring strength and energy
Offensive
A sum of money
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Ignite
Overcome
Cause to start burning
Restore to good health
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Ominous
Completely free from dirt
Full of possibilities
Threatening
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Eavesdrop
Unconventional or unusual
Listen without the speaker's knowledge
Stubbornly unyielding
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Precipice
An impelling force
A large indefinite number
A very steep cliff
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Debris
The remains of something that has been destroyed
A small natural hill
Forward movement
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Recluse
A clear scent
One who lives in solitude
Enthusiastic enjoyment
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Banish
To send away
To move hesitatingly
To consume all of your attention
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Replenish
Fill something that was previously empty
Force to leave
Come out into view
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Aptitude
Lack of respect
Inherent ability
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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