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thwart

좌절시키다 (계획등을)

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apprehension

우려, 불안

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stolid

having or revealing little emotion or sensibility; not easily aroused or excited

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respite

a pause from doing something

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boon

요긴한, 친절한

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snide

헐뜯는 욕설, 비방

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dearth

a lack or shortage

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disheartened

made less hopeful; 희망을 잃다

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resolve

reach a conclusion

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elusive

difficult to capture or to remember

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moot

open to debate; 고려할 가치가 없는

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deter

turn away from by persuasion, try to prevent

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incessant

끊임없는, 쉴새없는

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avid

marked by active interest and enthusiasm

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guffaw

laugh boisterously

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malleable

capable of being shaped or bent

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disenfranchise

권리 박탈

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discriminate

식별하다, 차별하다

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ingenuity

the power of creative imagination

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muted

softened, subdued

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obdurate

고집불통

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impede

지연시키다, 방해물

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advocate

지지자, 주장하다

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patronize

윗사람 행세, 깔보듯이 대하다

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endemic

native; originating where it is found

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morose

시무룩한

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malady

disease

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degrade

reduce in worth or character

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archaic

고전적인

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consummate

having supreme mastery or skill; to make perfect and complete in every respect

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fledgling

young and inexperienced; new participant in some activity

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ornate

화려하게 장식된

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robust

튼튼한, 탄탄한

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autonomously

acting independently

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raffish

점잖지는 않지만 특이한 매력이 있는

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plodding

slow

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inclement

좋지못한, 험악한

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quandry

진퇴양난, 어찌할바를 모르다

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appreciable

large enough to be noticed

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entice

get someone to do something; 낚아서 무언가를 하게 만드는

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flounder

어쩔줄 모르고 허둥대다

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proponent

지지자

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jocular

characterized by jokes and good humor

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fete

to celebrate a person

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pithy

full of meaning

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renege

fail to fulfill a promise or obligation

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meander

to wander aimlessly

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impermeable

does not allow fluids to pass through

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ascendancy

the state that exists when one person or group has power over another; 지배력을 행할수 있는 위치

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transitory

lasting a very short time

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conducive

making a situation or outcome more likely to happen

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tawdry

싸구려, 저속한

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whimsical

엉뚱한, 기발한

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inadvertent

happening by chance or unexpectedly; 우연의

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perpetuate

cause to continue; 영구화하다

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euphoria

극도의 행복함

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grovel

show submission or fear

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augment

enlarge or increase; improve

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urbane

세련된, 점잖은

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uncompomising

타협하지않는

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egotist

자기중심주의자

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unruly

다루기힘든, 제멋대로 구는, unwilling to submit to authority

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lucid

transparently clear; easily understandable

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elaborate

explain in richness of detail

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jargon

특수용어

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contemptuous

경멸하는, 업신여기는

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commendable

worthy of high praise

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genteel

고풍스러운, 필요이상으로 고상한

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pertinent

적절한

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genial

상냥한, 다정한

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irresolute

uncertain how to act or proceed

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percedant

an example that is used to justify similar occurrences at later time; 전례

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cornucopia

an abundant supply of something good

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empathetic

이해심이 있다

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glib

구변좋은, 말을 잘하는

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spurn

퇴짜놓다

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surly

성질못된, 무례한

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impeccable

without fault or error; 흠잡을데 없는

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hamstrung

made ineffectve or powerless

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sentimental

감상적인

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perennial

lasting an indefinitely long time; eternal; everlasting

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buck

resist

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altruism

이타주의; 자신을 희생해서 남을 돕는

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credence

belief in something; 신빙성

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facetious

경박한, 까부는

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illicit

불법의

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tumult

a state of chaos

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rankle

마음을 괴롭히다

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debase

reduce the quality or value of something

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vacuous

멍청한, 얼빠진

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smattering

small amount of

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assail

attack in speec or writing; 디스

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martial

suggesting war or military life

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assuage

완화시키다

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derisive

조롱하는

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banish

expel from a community

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detrimental

cause harm or injury

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pristine

unspiled, untouched, clean and unused

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benign

kind, not dangerous to health

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fickle

변덕스러운