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culpability

a state of guilt; 비난받을만한

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meticulous

장인정신

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volubility

the quality of talking or writing easily and continuously; 유창, 수다

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dogmatic

독단적인

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asthete

one who professes great sensitiviy to the beauty of art and nature ; 예술덕후

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aesthetic

concerned with the appreciation of beauty

a set of principles underlying and guiding the work of a particular artist or artistic movement

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concede

패배를 인정함 또는 인정

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aberration

deviation from what is normal or expected; 비정상

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commensurate

to be in proportion or corresponding in degree or amount; 연관성이 있는

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enervate

기력을 떨어트리다

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vindicate

혐의를 벗는, 권리를 주장하는

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amenable

easy to persuade

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wanting

lacking

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demur

항의하는, 이의를 제기하다

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venerate

매우 존경하는

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acrimony

bitterness and ill will, 악감정

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disinterested

unbiased, 객관적인

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intimate

암시하는, 넌지시 알리는

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chastise

꾸짖다

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prodigal

낭비하는

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auspicious

favorable, opposite of sinister; 길한

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iconoclast

somebody who attacks cherished beliefs or institutions; 우상파괴자; ex) 레이디가가 모피 반대하기위해 고기로된 옷 입는것

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restive

restless; 너무 지루하거나 불만스러워서 가만히 있지 못하는

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amorphous

shapeless; 계획없는, 별 생각없는

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censure

to express strong disapproval

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galvanize

to excite or inspire (someone) to action

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laconic

one who says very few words; 말수가 없는

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mericurial

변덕스러운

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anomalous

not normal

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betray

a reveal or make know something, usually unintentionally

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undermine

weaken

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calumny

making false statement meant to injure a person's reputation; 모함

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ambiguous

open to more than one interpretation

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harangue

long pompous speech; a tirade ; 장황한 연설

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qualify

to be eligible for a role, status, or benefit by meeting specific requirements

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parsimonious

(돈에 지독히) 인색한

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involved

compicated, and difficult to comprehend

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aberration

a deviation from what is normal or expected; 일탈

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ingenuous

naive, innocent

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extant

exist (usuall documents)

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upbraid

to scold

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innocuous

harmless and doesn't produce any ill effects; 악의 없는

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artful

exhibiting a artistic skill ; 또는 교활한쪽으로 재능있는

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egregious

standing out in negative way; shokingly bad; 지독한; ex: 김정은

45

amalgam

mixture of multiple things; usually metals

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castigate

to reprimand harshly; 혹평하다

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prevaricate

to speak in an evasive way; 얼버무리다

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venality

the condition of being susceptible to bribes or corruption; 뇌물에 관대할것같은

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frugal

not spending much money (but spending wisely); 검소한

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belie

to give false representation to; misrepresent; 착각하게 만들다, 거짓임을 보여주다, 사실을 잘못 전달하다

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impertinent

being disrespectful

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ambivalent

mixed or conflicting emotions about something

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equivocal

confusing or ambiguous

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gregarious

to be likely to socialize with others

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parochial

narrowly restricted in scope or outlook; 편협한

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veracious

truthful

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bucolic

relating to the pleasant aspects of the country; 전원

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cryptic

mysterious or vague, usually intentionally

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incisive

예리한

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entrenched

fixed firmly or securely

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recondite

incomprehensible to one of ordinary understnding or knowledge

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apathetic

lack of interest

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gall

rude and impertinent

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concede

졌다고 인정하는것

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germane

적절한

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didactic

instructive; 교훈을 주는

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glut

an excessive supply, overflow

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eschew

avoid and stay away from deliberately

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diffident

lacking self-confident

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perfidy

betrayal

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banal

repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

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deferential

showing respect

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querulous

habitually complaining; 짜증냄

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preclude

preventing something from happening

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reticent

reluctant to draw attention to yourself; 소심함

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inexorable

impossible to stop or prevent

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decorous

characterized by good taste in manners and conduct

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vociferous

conspicuously and offensively loud

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gossamer

characterized by unusual lightness and delicacy ex: wings of butterfly

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lambast

criticize severely or angrily

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dictatorial

expecting unquestioning obedience; dictatorship

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engender

give rise to

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gainsay

deny or contradict, speak against or oppose

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predilection

a strong liking

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torpor

inactivity resulting from lethargy and lack of vigor or energy; 무기력

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superfluous

serving no useful purpose; more than is needed, desired, or required

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frivolous

not serious in content or attitude or behavior; 까불대는

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obscure

무명의, 잊혀진

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prescience

the power to forsee the future

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audacious

willing to be bold in social situations or to take risks; 대담함

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conspicuous

completely obvious; 눈에 띄는

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fortuitous

occuring by happy chance; having no cause or apparent cause

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impudent

impropery forward or bold; 무례한

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rustic

characteristics of rural life; awkwardly simple and provincial

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mawkish

overly sentimental to the point that it is disgusting

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chortle

to chuckle, laugh merrily, often in a breathy, muffled way

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mitigate

make less severe or harsh; 완화시키다

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platitude

진부한 이야기

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exacerbate

make worse

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maintain

지지하다

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largess

extreme generosity and giving

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blatant

뻔뻔한

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adamant

refusing to change one's mind, 고집불통

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ignoble

not honorable

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acerbic

harsh in tone

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abstruse

difficult to understand; incomprehensible

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exacting

정확함을 요구하는

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incorrigible

구제불능

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aberrant

일탈; markedly different from an accepted norm

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forthcoming

예견된일이 일어나는, 말을 하기 쉬운

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provincial

characteristic of a limited perspective

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burgeon

grow and flourish

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construe

interpreted in a particular way

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laudable

worthy of high praise

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soporific

inducing mental lethargy; sleep inducing

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implausible

describing a statement that is not believable

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temperance

자제하는

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reconcile

조화하는

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refute

부정하는

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ostentatious

과시하는

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apocryphal

출저가 불분명한

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intransigent

unwilling to change one's belief or course of action

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espouse

옹호하다

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indifference

무관심

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copious

in abundant supply

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admonitory

serving to warn; expressing reproof or reproach especially as a corrective

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unscrupulous

비양심적인

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tortuous

구불구불한; not straight forward

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petulant

easily irritated or annoyed

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exonerate

무죄를 입증하다

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expound

add details or explanation; clarify the meanng; state in depth

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pedantic

지나치게 규칙을 찿는

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hackneyed

진부한

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eradicate

뿌리채 뽑아내는

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opaque

not clearly understood or expressed

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denigrate

charge falsely or with malicious intent' attack the good name and reputation of someone; DOWN GRADE

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pragmatic

실용적인

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decorum

점잖은, 예의

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contingent

representative, 임시직

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bumbling

우왕좌왕

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discrete

constituiting a separate entity or part ; 별개의

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ingratiate

아부하다

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underscore

emphasize; give extra weight to

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iconoclastic

defying tradition or convention

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confound

황당한, 헷갈리는, 당황하는

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exalt

praise

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myopic

lacking foresight or imagination

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pundit

그 분야의 권위자

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implacable

확고한, 완강한, 바꿀수없는

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idiosyncrasy

특이한 성격

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precocious

characterized by or characteristic of exceptionaly early development or maturity (애늙은이)

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staunch

firm and dependable especially in loyalty; 충실한

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ascetic

practicing self-denial; 금욕적인; 수행

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supplant

take a place or move into the position of; 대신하다

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eclectic

compromised of a variety of styles; 팔방미인

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rudimentary

being in the earliest stages of development

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derivative

not original but drawing on the work of another person

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abstain

자제하는, restrict 하는

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forlorn

marked by or showing hopelessness; 허망한

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jingoism

fanatical patriotism; 맹목적 애국주의

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refractory

stubbornly resistant to authority or control

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heretic

a person who holds unortodox opinions in any field (이단자)

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languid

slow and relaxed

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treacherous

tending to betray, dangerously unstable and unpredictable; 신뢰감이 없는

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fallacious

잘못된; 틀린

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tenacious

stubbornly unyielding

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disaffected

반정부; 불만을 품은

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panache

distinctive and stylish elegance; 위풍당당

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immutable

not able to be changed

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unequivocal

having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion

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derive

come from, establish by deduction

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guileless

free of deceit; 아주 정직한, 솔직함

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ephemeral

lasting a very short time

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avaricious

excessively greedy

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circumvent

cleverly find a way out of one's duties or obligations; 잔꾀부려서 일을 해결하는

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subsume

contain or include

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ameliorate

make something better

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contrive

to pull off a plan or scheme, usually through skill or trickery

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negligible

so small as to be meaningless

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frustrate

hnder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of; 방해

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juxtapose

place side by side

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tantamount

being essentially equal to something

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belligerent

characteristics of one eager to fight

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eminent

standing above others in quality or position; eminem

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incongruous

lacking harmony, 융화되지않는

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mollify

to make someone angry less angry

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insidious

working in a subtle but destructive way

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travesty

an absurd presentation of something; a mockery

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spurious

거짓된, 겉으로만 그럴싸한

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magnanimous

관대한

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itinerant

traveling from place to place to work

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vehement

격렬한

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haughty

거만한, 오만한

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jubilant

승리감에 넘치는

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apathy

무관심, 무기력

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villify

spread negative information about

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delineate

describe in detail

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elucidate

make clearer and easier to understand

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denote

be a sign or indication of; have as a meaning

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arcane

신비로운, 불가사의한

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sanction

give authority or permission to, 허가, 승인

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scrupulous

having sense of right or wrong, 세심함, 꼼꼼함

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ostracize

exclude from a community or group

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gauche

lacking social polish; 서투른

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propitious

좋은, 유리한

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obsequious

아부하는

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rescind

cancle officially; 폐지하다

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ravenous

extremely hungry

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subversive

in opposition to a civil authority or government

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audacity

aggressive boldness in social situations

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dilettante

an amateur who engages in an activity without serious intentions and who pretends to have knowledge

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lionize

assign greate social importance to

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insolent

rude and arrogant

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inveterate

상습적인, 뿌리깊은

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prolific

intellectually productive, 풍년

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pedestrian

lacking imagination

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admonish

to warn strongly, even to the point of reprimanding

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pernicious

exceedingly harmful; 치명적인

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poignant

emotionally touching

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hegemony

dominance over a certain area

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precipitous

급작스러운

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repudiate

거부하다, 물리치다, 부인하다

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arbitrary

제멋대로의

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reverent

숭배하는

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myriad

large indefinite number

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resurgent

rising again as to new life and vigor; 소생

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tempered

moderate in effect, 완화된

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constituent

an abstract part of something, 특정 선거구에 사는 주민

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inimical

해로운

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brazen

뻔뻔한

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syncophant

a person who tries to please someone in order to gain a personal advantage

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intrepid

fearless

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winsome

charming in a childlike or naive way

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garrulous

full of trivial (필요없는) conversation; 수다수러운

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foment

try to stir up public opinion

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sporadic

산발적인, 이따금 발생하는

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irrevocable

변경할수없는

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accolade

an award or praise granted as a special honor

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trite

repeated too often; over familiar through overuse

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austere

practicing self denial; 꾸밈없는; 소박한

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vacillate

be undecided about something; waver between conflicting positions or courses of action

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antithetical

sharply contrasted in character or purpose

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circumscribe

제한하다

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inscrutable

not easily understood

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tractable

다루기쉬운

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prodigious

so great in size or force; 엄청난

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haphazard

marked by great carelessness; dependent upon or characterized by chance; 무계획적인, 되는대로

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taciturn

말수가 없는

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munificent

very generous

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fastidious

overly concerned wih details (강박)

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stringent

demanding strict attention to rules and procedures

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appease

달래다, 요구를 들어주다

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capricious

변덕스러운

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misconstrue

intrepret in the wrong way

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efficacious

효과적인

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elicit

call forth (bring up))

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contrition

feeling guilt that comes from something bad

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duress

협박

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askance

의심

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furtive

은밀한, 엉큼한

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flux

state of uncertainty about what should be done (멘붕)

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opulence

호화로운, 엄청나게 부유한

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edifying

지식을 고양시키다

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transient

lasting a very short time

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erudite

학식있는, 박식한

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banality

따분한, 시시한말

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craven

용기없는, 비겁한

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timorous

timid by nature or revealing fear and nervousness

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maladroit

솜씨없는, 어설픈

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jovial

아주 쾌활한

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placate

달래다, 진정시키다

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specious

허울만 그럴듯한

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dispassionate

감정에 좌우되지않는

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antipathy

강한 반감

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impartial

공정한

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nuance

뉘앙스

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maverick

개성이 강한 사람

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truncate

reduce the length of something

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ignominious

수치스러운, 창피한

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mendacity

거짓된 행동; 허위

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reproach

비난, 책망

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rebuke

croticize severly or angrily; censure

283

posit

assume as fact

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harried

몹시 곤란을 겪는, 어찌할바를 모르는

285

polemic

a strong verbal or written attack on someone or something

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esoteric

소수만 이해하는

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bolster

support and strengthen (bolster:부스터)

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arduous

끈질긴

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indecorous

not in keeping with accepted standards of what is right or proper in polite society

290

pejorative

expressing a disapproval (usually refers to a term)

291

nonplussed

unsure how to act or respond

292

mundane

repetitive and boring; relating to the ordinary world

293

anomaly

something that is not normal, standard, or expected

294

sullen

뚱한, 시무룩한

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dilatory

wasting time; 방해하는; squander

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deleterious

harmful to living things

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disseminate

널리 퍼트리다

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imprudent

현명하지 못한, 성급한