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1

drain

remove liquid, bleed, seep

2

gratitude

appreciation, acknowledgment

3

deprive

keep or take away smth wanted, needed

4

slip away

decamp (скрыться), depart, escape

5

stuck

tight, immovable, static

6

accomplish

succeed in doing, achieve, attain

7

momentum

energy, power, impetus (импульс), force

8

carry on

continue activity; manage operations; loose control emotionally

9

reliance

confidence, dependence

10

willpower

personal determination, firmness

11

passion

strong emotion, adoration, love, strong interest

12

capable of

able to perform, able

13

laser-like focus

лазерный фокус

14

drift off

nod off (клевать носом), nap, snooze

15

devise

conceive, dream up, arrange, create

16

scratch

small cut or mark

17

twofold

двойной

18

overwhelm

overcome, crush, destroy

19

forge ahead

accelerate (ускорять), advance (продвижение вперёд), achieve, move up

20

invaluable

priceless, helpful, valuable

21

deceptively

untruthfully, shrewdly (резко, ловко)

22

decompress

уменьшать давление

23

chunk

mass, slab (глыба, большой кусок) of smth

24

headway

progress, advancement (success)

25

exhalation

breathing out

26

instant

immediate, urgent (n. - moment)

27

frequent

common, repeated

28

stamina

strength, vigor (стойкость, усердие)

29

occurrence

happening, development, accident

30

sip

drink slowly