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subtlety

actual taste of food

2

overwhelm

1.to have intense feeling 2.overflow 3.easily defeat 4.to kill actual taste of the food

3

satiate

fully satisfied but not for thirst SATE

4

stinting

greedy

5

sublimate

to express indirectly in order to make it socially acceptable

6

stag

male deer

7

lucre

money earned in a dishonest way

8

fatuous

very silly or stupid

9

brash

aggressive to take risk

10

whimsical

1.changeable 2.humorous

11

pithy

1.having soft spongy part in lemon 2.central point or theme

12

crux

gist

13

succinct

using few efficient words

14

maverick

non conformist, not following tradtitions

15

facile

1.effortless 2.requiring little effort 3.performing skills easily

16

placate

pacify or to give relief

17

immutable

unchangeable

18

transmude

completely change

19

perpetrator

criminal or offender

20

axiom

causing slightly anger

21

onerous

burdensome, irritating

22

exonerate

to free from blame

23

crony

intimate friend

24

hovel

poor house

25

squat

1. to sit on heels 2.to capture private or public properties inorder to resit

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wrath

anger

27

desolate

1.unhappy and isolated 2.deserted of the people

28

doughty

very courageous or bold

29

retrench

economise

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entrench

strengthen