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reprobate

타락한사람

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spendthrift

돈을 헤프게 쓰는 사람

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erratic

불규칙한

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serendipity

뜻밖의 재미

5

dog

끈질기게 밀고나가는, 계속 괴롭히는

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inundate

to flood or overwhelm

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summit

the peak or highest point; meeting of high-level leaders

8

hound

to pursue relentlessly dog=hound

9

macabre

suggesting the horror of death and decay

10

tender

제공하다

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vindictive

to have a very strong desire for revenge

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indignant

화가나는

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affable

likeable, easy to talk to

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acme

the highest point of achievement

15

zenith

highest point, 오래된 일의 정점

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variance

the quality of being different; 변화

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err

to make an error

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thrifty

spending money wisely

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retiring

to be shy, and to be incined to retact from company

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voracious

very hungry; 열렬히 탐하는 (지식이나 그런것을)

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stipend

a regular allowance of money

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pinnacle

the highest point

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indict

to formally charge or accuse of wrong-doing

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inflammatory

선동적인, 분노를 유발하는

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insolvent

unable to pay one's bills; bankrupt

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unnerve

to make nervous or upset

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profuse

plentiful

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affluent

wealthy

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throughgoing

very through; complete

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mesmerize

최면을 걸듯 마음을 사로잡다

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candid

a straightforward and honest look at something

32

remiss

태만한

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bleak

암울한, 절망적인

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indigenous

originating in a certain area

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diabolical

to be extremely wickekd like the devil

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embroiled

involved in argument or contention

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underwrite

to support financially

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telling

significant and revealing of another factor

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peruse

to read vry carefully

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amiable

friendly

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demure

to be modest and shy

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pine

그리워하다

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miser

a person who doesn't like to spend money (자린고비)

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censor

to examine and remove objectionable material

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dupe

to trick or swindle; a person who is easily tricked or swindled

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screed

모욕적임 고함 (가끔 짜증나는)

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slapdash

carelessly put together

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demean

to insult, to cause someone to lose dignity or respect

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tirade

an angry speech

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telltale

revealing

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start

to suddenly move in a particular direction

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beatific

blissfully happy

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catalyst

something that speeds up an event

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replete

completely stocked or furnished with something

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fleece

바가지를 씌우다, 속이다

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bellicose

싸우기 좋아하는

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heyday

the pinnacle or top of a time period or career

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desecrate

to willfully violate or destroy a sacred place

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sanctimonious

독실한체하는

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sanguine

cheerful; optimistic

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animosity

반감. 적대감

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powwow

an informal meeting or discussion

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apex

peak

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avarice

greed

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imponderable

impossible to estimate or figure out

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badger

자꾸 조르다, 성가시게하다

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preemptive

done before someone else can do it

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vicarious

대리, 대신

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check

to limit; the condition of being held back or limited

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disparate

two things are fundamentally different

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misanthrope

hater of mankind (my definition of 안티소셜)

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scintillating

describes someone who is brilliant and lively; 재기넘치는, 아주 재미있는

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exhort

to strongly urge on; encourage

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pittance

a small amount (of money)

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ferret

to search for something persistently

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flush

overflow

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errant

not sticking to a circumscribed path; 딴짓을 하는

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stem

to hold back or limit the flow

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cogent

clear and persuasive

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moment

significant and important value

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unconscionable

unreasonable

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paucity

lack of something

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virago

an ill tempered or violent women

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becoming

appropriate, and matches nicely

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chauvinist

a person who believes in the superiority of their group

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immaterial

not relevant

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cadaverous

죽은사람같은

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corroborate

to confirm or lend support to

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pugnacious

eager to fight or argue

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hodgepodge

a confusing mixture or jumble

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raft

a large number of something

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junta

an aggressive takeover by a group

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melee

아수라장

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cardnial

of primary importance; fundamental; 심각한, 중요한

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extenuating

making less guitly or more forgivable

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contrite

깊이 뉘우치는

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aboveboard

open and honest

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wax

to gradually increase in size or intensity

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amok

미친듯이 날뛰는

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checkered

기복이 심한 과거, 역사

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thwart

좌절시키다 (계획등을)

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apprehension

우려, 불안

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stolid

having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited

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respite

a pause from doing something

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boon

요긴한, 친절한

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snide

헐뜯는, 욕설, 비방

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dearth

a lack or shortage

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disheartened

made less hopeful (희망을 잃다)

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resolve

reach a conclusion

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elusive

difficult to capture or to remember

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moot

open to debate, 고려할 가치가 없는

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deter

turn away from by persuasion; try to prevent

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incessant

끊임없는, 쉴새없는

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avid

marked by active interest and enthusiasm

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guffaw

laugh boisterously

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malleable

capable of being shaped or bent; easily influenced

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disenfranchise

권리 박탈

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discriminate

식별하다, 차별하다

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ingenuity

the power of creative imagination

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muted

softened, subdued

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obdurate

stubbornly persistent in changing an opinion or action

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impede

지연시키다; 방해물

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advocate

지지자; 주장하다

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patronize

윗사람 행세; 깔보듯이 대하다

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endemic

native; originating where it is found

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morose

시무룩한

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malady

a diseaes or sickness

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degrade

reduce in worth or character

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archaic

so old as to appear to belong to a different period

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consummate

having supreme mastery or skill; to make perfect and complete in every respect

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fledgling

young and inexperienced; new partcipant in some activity

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ornate

화려하게 장식된

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robust

튼튼한, 탄탄한

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autonomously

acting independently

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raffish

점잖지는 않지만 특이한 매력이 있는

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plodding

slow

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inclement

좋지못한, 험악한

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quandary

진퇴양난; 어찌할바를 모르다

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appreciable

large enough to be noticed

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entice

get someone to do something (낚아서 무언가를 하게 만드는)

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flounder

어쩔줄모르고 허둥대다

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proponent

지지자

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jocular

characterized by jokes and good humor

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fete

to celebrate a person

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pithy

full of meaning

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renege

fail to fulfill a promise or obligation

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meander

to wander aimlessly

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impermeable

does not allow fluids to pass through

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ascendancy

the state that exists when one person or group has power over another; 지배력을 행할수있는 위치

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transitory

lasting a very short time

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conducive

making a situation or outcome more likely to happen

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tawdry

싸구려, 저속한

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whimsical

엉뚱한, 기발한

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inadvertent

happening by chance or unexpectedly; 우연의

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perpetuate

cause to continue; 영구화하다

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euphoria

극도의 행복감

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grovel

show submission or fear

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augment

enlarge or increase; improve

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urbane

세련된, 점잖은

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uncompromising

타협하지않는

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egotist

자기중심주의자

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unruly

다루기 힘든; 제멋대로 구는; unwilling to submit to authority

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lucid

transparently clear; easily understandable

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elaborate

explain in richness of detail

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jargon

특수용어

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contemptuous

경멸하는, 업신여기는

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commendable

worthy of high praise

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genteel

고풍스러운, 필요이상으로 고상한

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pertinent

적절한

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genial

상냥한, 다정한

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irresolute

uncertain how to act or proceed; 결단력이 없는

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precedent

an example that is used to justify similar occurrences at a later time; 전례

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cornucopia

an abundant supply of something good

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empathetic

이해심이 있다

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glib

구변좋은; 말을 잘하는

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spurn

퇴짜놓다

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surly

성질못된; 무례한

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impeccable

without fault or error; 흠잡을데 없는

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hamstrung

made ineffective or powerless

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sentimental

감상적인

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perennial

lasting an indefinitely long time; eternal; everlasting

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buck

resist

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altruism

이타주의; 자신을 희생해서 남을 돕는

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credence

belief in something; 신빙성

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facetious

경박한, 까부는

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illicit

불법의

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tumult

a state of chaos

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rankle

마음을 괴롭히다

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debase

reduce the quality or value of something

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vacuous

멍청한, 얼빠진

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smattering

small amount of

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assail

attack in speech or writing; 디스

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martial

suggesting war or military life

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assuage

완화시키다

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derisive

조롱하는

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banish

expel from a community

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detrimental

cause harm or injury

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pristine

unspoiled, untouched, clean, unused

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benign

kind, not dangerous to health

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fickle

변덕스러운

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aphoristic

something that is concise and instructive of a general truth or principle

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serene

calm and peaceful

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retract

오므라들다; 전에한말을 철회하다

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maxim

격언; a short saying expressing a general truth

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squander

spend thoughtlessly; waste time, money, or an opportunity

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candidness

the quality of being honest and straightforward

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credulity

쉽게믿는

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tact

요령, 눈치, 재치

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diligent

근면한, 성실한

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savvy

지식, 상식, 요령

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pastoral

relating to the countryside in a pleasant senes

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ploy

a clever plan to turn a situation to one's advantage

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unprecedented

전례없는

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discord

lack of agreement or harmony

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impending

close in time; about to occur

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unseemly

꼴사나운, 부적절한

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foible

독특하고 특이한 버릇

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brusquely

무뚝뚝하게, 퉁명스럽게

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presumption

추정; 주제넘은

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irk

irriate

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exasperate

to irritate intensely

222

complacent

현실에 안주하는

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impregnable

난공불락의; 무적의

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collusion

공모

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rash

경솔한, 성급한

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destitute

극빈한, 궁핍한

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reservation

의구심

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elude

교묘히 피하다, 교묘히 빠져나가다

229

quip

재치있는; 비꼰 말

230

leery

미심쩍어하는

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obstinate

고집센, 완강한

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perturb

심리적으로 동요케하다

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malevolent

악의 있는, 악의적인

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convoluted

대단히 난해한

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derogative

가치를 훼손하는

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smug

의기양양한, 우쭐해하는

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tout

장점을 내새우다

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embellish

make more attractive by adding ornament, color, etc; make more beautiful

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peevish

easily irritated or annoyed

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exemplify

예를들다

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enmity

원한, 증오, 적대감

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conniving

뒤에서 몰래몰래 비밀스럽게 일을 꾸미는; 음해하다

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steadfast

변함없는

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goad

못살게굴다

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taxing

use to limit; exhaut; 한계

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tarnish

흐려지게하다, 평판이 더러워지다

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travail

고생, 고역

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eke

근근이 살아가다

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placid

not easily irritated

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devolve

양도하다

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behoove

의무

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profusion

abundant

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uncanny

이상한, 묘한, 초자연적인

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buttress

make stronger

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humdrum

dull and lacking excitement

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antedate

어떤 날짜보다 먼저

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rile

귀찮게 하다

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fawn

비위를 맞추다

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glean

collect information bit by bit

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begrudge

to envy someone for possessing or enjoying something

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conundrum

a difficult problem

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rakish

난봉꾼 같은, 방탕한

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docile

유순한, 고분고분한

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belittle

lessen the importance, or reputation of

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delegate

위임하다, 대표자

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insipid

dull and uninteresting

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veneer

cover consisting of a thin superficial layer that hides the underlying substance

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piquant

짜릿한, 흥미진진한

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incumbent

재임자

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tribulation

고난, 시련

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consecrate

축성하다

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ascribe

credit to; 인정해주는

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eccentric

괴짜인

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emulate

모방하다

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evenhanded

공평한

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foolhardy

무모한

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cavalier

무신경한

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implicate

covey a meaning; indicate in wrong doing

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incense

몹시화난; 격분한

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melancholy

a deep, long-lasting sadness

281

prevail

널리 퍼지다

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analogous

유사한

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avert

방지하다, 피하다

284

clemency

관대한 처분

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coalesce

fuse or cause to grow together

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redress

an act of making something right

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irascible

화를 잘 내는

288

finagle

속임수를 쓰다

289

forthright

솔직담백한

290

deride

조롱하다

291

besmirch

damage the good name and reputation of someone

292

cohesive

forming a united whole

293

presumptuous

주제넘은, 건방진

294

intermittent

stopping and starting at irregular intervals

295

precarious

불안정한, 위태로운

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lethargic

lacking energy

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industrious

characterized by hard work and perserverance

298

wanton

without check or limitation; showing no moral restraints to one's anger, desire, or appetites (동물같은 본능으로만 움직이는 행동들)

299

preempt

먼저 차지하다

300

cerebral

involving intelligence rather than emotions or instinct

301

dispatch

신속하게, 효율적으로

302

abysmal

extremely bad

303

miscreant

a person who breaks the law

304

convivial

lively atmosphere

305

vanquish

쳐부수다 (적을)

306

futile

unproductive of successes; 헛된, 소용없는

307

aphorism

a short instructive saying about general truth

308

obliging

showing a cheerful willingness to do favors for others

309

sordid

비도덕적인

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discreet

신중한, 조심스러운

311

vie

compete for something

312

deliberate

think about carefully

313

decimation

대량 학살

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constraint

something that limits or restricts

315

laborious

힘든, 탈진

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boorish

행동이 천박한, 상스러운

317

relegate

assign to lower position 강등

318

colossal

거대한, 엄청난

319

chivalrous

예의바른, 여자에게 기사도

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staid

지루한, 재미없는

321

carping

트집잡는, 잔소리 심한

322

snub

모욕하다, 무시하다

323

stymie

방해하다, 좌절시키다

324

misogynist

여성혐오자

325

inkling

눈치채다

326

compound

make more intense, stronger, or more marked

327

amply

충분히

328

excruciating

extremely painful

329

dilapidated

in terrible condition

330

debunk

틀렸음을 드러내다

331

cosmopolitan

compromising many cultures; global in reach and outlook

332

creditable

딱 칭찬할만한; 그이상은 아닌

333

differentiate

구별하다, 구분짓다

334

besiege

질문과 부탁으로 스트레스를 주다

335

balk

꺼리다, refuse to comply

336

provisional

임시적인

337

enumerate

열거하다, list 하다

338

paradoxical

모순의

339

morph

티안나게 형태를 갖추어 나가는

340

champion

fight for a cause

341

qualm

꺼림찍함

342

resignation

피할수없으니 즐겨야하는 마음

343

cumbersome

크고 무거워서 다루기 힘든

344

complementary

상호 보완적인

345

antiquated

old fashioned; belonging to an earlier period in time

346

hamper

방해하다

347

inarticulate

표현하지 못하는

348

evasive

얼버무리는

349

perquisite

특전; 따라오는 보너스

350

malodorous

having an unpleasant smell