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Hail

Acclaim; to praise with enthusiasm

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Hallowed

Sanctified; respected

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Hapless

Unlucky

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Harangue

Criticize/try to persuade someone loudly and forcefully

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Harbringer

Someone that foreshadows/announces a future event

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Heady

Intoxicating; exhilarating; affecting mind/senses greatly

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Hearsay

Unverified, unofficial info gained from someone

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Heckler

Interrupter

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Hedonism

Seeking of pleasure

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Herald

Signal something; welcome someone/something

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Heterodox

Disagreeing with established opinions

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Heyday

Someone/something's prime

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Hiatus

Break or interruption in the continuity of a work/action

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Hindsight

Understanding after the fact

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Histrionic

Over dramatic

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Hobble

Restrict someone's actions

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Homogenize

Become homogenous

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Hub

Central part

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Humbuggery

Pretense/hoax

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Humdrum

Dull; lacking variety

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Husband

Being thrifty with something