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Flashcards in List 24 Deck (19):
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To improve

To cause smthg to become better, to progress

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To throw away

To get rid of

3

Colleagues

People with whom one works in a profession, fellow workers

4

Valuable

Of great worth, extremely important

5

Appreciate

Be thankful for

6

Hypnotized

Affected by or as if by hypnosis (trancelike state that resembles sleep, in a which a person's thoughts are easily influenced by someone else), mesmerized

7

Notch

A slightly higher or lower level in a series of levels that measure smthg

8

Purring

Making a purr or a sound like a purr (low, soft sound a cat makes when happy)

9

Squealing

A shrill sharp cry or noise

10

Forfeiting

Losing the right to as a punishment for a fault, error, or crime

11

Dengue

A viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes and causes sudden fever and severe joint pain

12

Pootled

Moved in a relaxed or leisurely manner

13

Goblin

And ugly sometimes evil creature that is usually mischievous

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Elixir

A magical liquid that can cure illness or extend life

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Elixir

A magical liquid that can cure illness or extend life

16

Muttered

Uttered sounds or words indistinctly or with a low voice and with lips partly closed, murmured complainingly or angrily

17

Flare

Sudden burst of light used especially to signal, illuminate or attract attention

18

Hoovering

Cleaning with a vacuum cleaner

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Scrum

A disorderly or tightly packed crowd of people or things