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amiable

adj. friendly, amicable, genial, cordial

2

arduous

adj. difficult, laborious; strenuous

3

ascend

v. climb, mount, go up

4

atmosphere

n. air, ambiance, aura

5

awe

n. amazement, surprise, wonder

6

completely

adv. totally, perfectly, entirely, utterly

7

cram

v. jam, stuff

8

dilemma

n. difficult situation, predicament, strait

9

discharge

1. v. release, set free, liberate
2. v. release

10

enlist

v. join in, enroll

11

enterprice

n. undertaking

12

escalate

v. increase, intensify, mount, rise

13

estimate

v. assess, evaluate, judge

14

green hand

phr. untrained worker

15

inclined

1. adj. apt, liable, prone, disposed
2. adj. slanted, tilted

16

incoherent

adj. disordered, unintelligible

17

innovate

v. create, pioneer

18

lading

n. cargo, load, freight

19

original

1. adj. imaginative, creative, inventive
2. adj. initial, primary, early

20

outrageous

adj. shocking, offensive, intolerable

21

picture

v. represent, portray

22

preliminary

adj. initial, introductory, preparatory

23

preoccupation

n. fascination, absorption, obsession

24

preserve

v. protect, save, maintain

25

radiant

adj. bright, vivid, brilliant

26

research

v. investigate, study, examine

27

reverence

n. worship, veneration, homage

28

reverse

v. invert

29

right

adj. correct, proper, appropriate

30

satire

n. irony, sarcasm

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segregate

v. seclude, separate, dissociate, disunite

32

stable

adj. unchangeable, invariable, constant

33

strong

adj. robust, mighty

34

tease

v. irritate, bother

35

tempting

adj. inviting, attractive, appealing, appetizing

36

type

n. kind, sort

37

underlying

adj. fundamental, basic, elementary

38

vein

n. blood vessel