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eloquent
A

expressive, articulate, moving

2

elucidate
V

to clarify, explain

3

elude
V

to evade, escape

4

emaciated
A

very thin, enfeebled looking

5

embellish
V

to decorate, adorn

6

embezzle
V

to steal money by falsifying records

7

emend
V

to correct or revise a written text

8

eminent
A

distinguished, prominent, famous

9

emollient
A

soothing

10

emote
V

to express emotion

11

empathy
N

sensitivity to another's feelings as if they were one's own

12

empirical
A

based on observation or experience

13

emulate
V

to imitate

14

enamor
V

to fill with love, fascinate

15

encore
N

the audience's demand for a repeat performance; also the artist's performance in response to that demand

16

encumber
V

to weigh down, burden

17

enervate
V

to weaken, exhaust

18

enfranchise
V

to grant the vote to

19

engender
V

to bring about, create, generate

20

enigmatic
A

mystifying, cryptic

21

enmity
N

ill will, hatred, hostility

22

ennui
N

boredom, weariness

23

entail
V

to include as a necessary step

24

enthrall
V

to charm, hold spellbound

25

ephemeral
A

short-lived, fleeting

26

epistolary
A

relating to or contained in letters

27

epitome
N

a perfect example, embodiment

28

equanimity
N

composure

29

equivocal
A

ambiguous, uncertain, undecided

30

erudite
A

learned