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From head to feet

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Oblivion

: the state of something that is not remembered, used, or thought about any more
: the state of being unconscious or unaware : the state of not knowing what is going on around you
: the state of being destroyed

2

Abortion

a medical procedure used to end a pregnancy and cause the death of the fetus

3

Culprit

/kul-prit/
1 : one accused of or charged with a crime 2 : one guilty of a crime or a fault 3 : the source or cause of a problem

4

rathskeller

a usually basement tavern or restaurant
Examples:
Beneath the service club's new meeting hall is a rathskeller that is open for lunch and dinner.

5

Wage

an amount of money that a worker is paid based on the number of hours, days, etc., that are worked

6

Magnificent

very beautiful or impressive : very great

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Exacerbate

to make more violent, bitter, or severe
Examples:
It seemed as though every new attempt at a solution served only to exacerbate the problem.

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Deficit

\ˈde-fə-sət\
: an amount (such as an amount of money) that is less than the amount that is needed
: the amount by which a person or team is behind in a game or contest
: a problem that causes a decrease in some ability

9

Posthaste

With all possible speed

10

agonize

تقلا كردن، به خود پيچيدن، رنجيدن

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Delve( into something)

To search, specially as if by digging, in order to find a thing or information.
To examine something carefully

12

Postulate

فرض كردن، ادعا

13

Doomed

محكوم

14

Trivia

چيزهاي بي اهميت

15

Suggestive

دلالت كننده،
وسوسه آميز

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Tremendous

فوق العاده، شگرف
عظيم، عظيم الجثه،
فاحش، ترسناك

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Accumulate

تجمع، انباشتن روي هم

18

Anomalies

نا هنجاري

19

Defy

ضديت كردن
تحريك به جنگ كردن

20

Possessive

ملكي، حس مالكيت داشتن

21

Object(to)

Oppose, disagree

مخالفت كردن

22

Leave of absence

A formal permission to to be away from work or studies

The doctor insisted on her taking a leave of absence.

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Decay

Become gradually damaged, worse, or less
فاسد شدن، زوال، تباهي
Environmental/industrial/moral/urban decay/dental/tooth decay

24

Frontier

مرز
سرحد
صف جلو لشكر

25

Leisure

فراغت، آسودگي

26

Inevitably

به ناچار

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Assessment

ارزيابي

28

Presence

حضور

29

Primitive

اوليه، بدوي

30

Germinate

جوانه زدن، شروع به رشد كردن

31

Acknowledge

تصديق كردن، اعتراف كردن

32

Evolve

تكامل يافتن، استنتاج كردن، درآوردن

33

Boom and bust

رونق و ركود

34

Traitor

خائن، پيمانشكن، ميهن فروش

35

Acquaintance

آشنايي، آگاهي

36

Crisis

بحران

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Critic(noun)

منتقد،نكوهش گرcritic
Critical(adj) :بحراني، منتقدانه
Uncritical
Criticism (noun):نقد
Criticize(verb):
Critically(adv):

Critique: مقاله انتقادي( جدي)

38

Inflation

تورم

39

Beyond recognition

فراتر از حد شناخت، زياد

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Run up

شليك كردن
بيرعت خرج و تلف كردن
رسيدن
I always run up a huge overdraft at the bank