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Pristine

Free from dirt or decay

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Privation

Lack of what is needed for existence

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Probe

A penetrating investigation

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Probity

Honesty, adherence to the highest ideals

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Proclivity

癖好

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Procrastinate

To put off doing something out of laziness

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Procure

To get possession of

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Prod

迫使,刺激

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Prodigal

挥霍的

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Prodigious

Enormous , great in size

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Profane

亵渎

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Proffer

To offer for acceptance

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Proficient

Having an advanced degree of competence

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Profligate

Reckless wasteful

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Profusion

Abundance

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Proliferate

To grow by rapidly producing offspring

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Prolix

Tending to speak at excessive length

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Prologue

The preface or introduction to a literary work

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Prolong

To lengthen in extent

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Proofread

校对

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Promulgate

To make know by open declaration

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Propagate

繁殖,传播

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Propensity

倾向,癖好

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Prophetic

Predictive

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Propitiate

Appease, 劝解

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Propitious

吉祥的

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Proponent

An advocate

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Propriety

礼节

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Prosaic

Lacking in imagination

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Proscribe

To prohibit

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Prosecution

起诉

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Proselytize

劝诱改宗

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Prospect

勘探

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Prosperous

Having success, flourishing

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Prostrate

Lying flat

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Protean

Displaying great diversity or variety

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Protocol

正确的礼仪规范

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Protract

To draw out or lengthen in time

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Protrude

突出

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Protuberant

隆起的,突出的

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Provident

Frugal, economical节俭的

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Providential

天意的

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Provincial

Narrow and self centered

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Provisional

Temporary

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Provisory

Conditional带有附加条件的

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Prowess

Superior strength

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Prowl

巡游以猎取食物

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Prude

过分守礼的人

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Prudent

Wise

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Prudish

过分守礼

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Prune

梅干,修剪

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Pry

刺探

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Pseudonym

假名

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Pucker

噘嘴,使收缩

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Puckish

淘气的,顽皮的

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Puerile

Immature

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Puissance

Power, might

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Pulchritude

Beauty

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Pulverize

研磨成粉

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Pun

双关语

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Punctilious

注意细节的,一丝不苟的

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Pundit

A person who gives opinions in an authoritative

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Pungent

Taste with a sharp acrid sensation

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Puny

Inferior size, weak

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Purlieu

A frequently visited place

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Purloin

To steal

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Pervey

To supply food

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Pusillanimous

懦弱的,胆小得令人鄙视

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Quack

A pretender to medical skill

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Quaff

大口喝

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Quail

To shrink back in fear

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Qualify

Qualified support 有限的支持

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Quandary

A state of doubt

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Quarantine

To isolate from normal relations

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Quarry

采石场

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Quash

To put down or suppress forcibly

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Quaver

To speak in a quivering voice

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Quell

To put down forcibly

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Quench

冷却,淬火

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Querulous

Habitually complaining

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Quibble

吹毛求疵

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Quiescent

Being quiet

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Quixotic

Idealistic without regard to practicality

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Quotidian

Commonplace

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Rabble

混乱的人群

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Rabid

Extremely zealous or enthusiastic

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Raconteur

善于讲故事的人

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Racy

Lively

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Raffish

粗俗的

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Raffle

抽奖

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Rafter

Parallel beams that support a roof