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1

restrain

自制する。
1.prevent (someone or something) from doing something; keep under control or within limits:
"he had to be restrained from walking out of the meeting"

2

Provocative actions

挑発行為
1.causing annoyance, anger, or another strong reaction, especially deliberately:
"a provocative article" 

3

swift adoption

迅速な採択

4

resolution

決議
1.a firm decision to do or not to do something:

5

sanction

制裁
1.a threatened penalty for disobeying a law or rule:

6

reluctance

消極姿勢
1.unwillingness or disinclination to do something:

7

resolute

毅然として
断固とした
1.admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering:
"she was resolute and unswerving"

8

distracted

気の散った
1.unable to concentrate because one's mind is preoccupied:
"Charlotte seemed too distracted to give him much attention"

9

ceaseless

絶え間のない
1.constant and unending:

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feasible

実行できそうな
1.possible to do easily or conveniently:
"it is not feasible to put most finds from excavations on public display"

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reluctant

いやいやながら
1.unwilling and hesitant; disinclined:
"she seemed reluctant to discuss the matter"

12

convener

a person who arranges meetings of groups or committees.

13

refine

(…を)精製する, 精練する。
1.remove impurities or unwanted elements from (a substance), typically as part of an industrial process:
"sugar was refined by boiling it in huge iron vats"

14

excursion

小旅行、遠足
1.a short journey or trip, especially one engaged in as a leisure activity:
"an excursion to Mount Etna"

15

prodigal

浪費する、放蕩な、ぜいたくな
1.spending money or resources freely and recklessly; wastefully extravagant:
"prodigal habits die hard"

16

memoir

(筆者自身の)思い出、回顧録
1.a historical account or biography written from personal knowledge or special sources:
"in 1924 she published a short memoir of her husband"

17

facsimile

(筆跡・絵画など原物どおりの)複写, 模写
an exact copy, especially of written or printed material.

18

call it a day

仕事を切り上げる。
to quit work and go home

19

sober

しらふの、酒を飲んでいない。
1.not affected by alcohol; not drunk.

20

deliberate

故意の、計画的な
1.done consciously and intentionally:
"a deliberate attempt to provoke conflict"

21

shrug

すくめる
1.raise (one's shoulders) slightly and momentarily to express doubt, ignorance, or indifference:
"Jimmy looked inquiringly at Pete, who shrugged his shoulders"

22

pedestrian

a person walking along a road or in a developed area.

23

expire

満了する、終了する
1.(of a document, authorization, or agreement) cease to be valid, typically after a fixed period of time:
"the old contract had expired"

24

fabric

布、織物

25

subtle

微妙な、とらえがたい
1.(especially of a change or distinction) so delicate or precise as to be difficult to analyze or describe:
"his language expresses rich and subtle meanings"

26

eligible

適格で
1.having the right to do or obtain something; satisfying the appropriate conditions:
"customers who are eligible for discounts"

27

collide

ぶつかり合う、衝突する
to come together with solid or direct impact

28

soak

浸す、つける
1.make or allow (something) to become thoroughly wet by immersing it in liquid:
"soak the beans overnight in water"

29

corridor

廊下、通路
1.a long passage in a building from which doors lead into rooms.

30

throng

群衆、人だかり
1.a large, densely packed crowd of people or animals:
"he pushed his way through the throng" 

31

speculate

思索する、沈思する
form a theory or conjecture about a subject without firm evidence:
"my colleagues speculate about my private life"

32

allocate

distribute (resources or duties) for a particular purpose:
"the authorities allocated 50,000 places to refugees"

33

substract

減じる、引く
decrease in digit (e.g. if we substract 2 from 11)

34

deprive

奪う、拒む
1.deny (a person or place) the possession or use of something:
"the city was deprived of its water supplies"

35

strive

努力する、励む
1.make great efforts to achieve or obtain something:
"national movements were striving for independence"

36

exposure

さらすこと、野ざらし
the state of being exposed to contact with something:
"the dangers posed by exposure to asbestos"

37

barn

納屋、物置、牛小屋
barn is an agricultural building primarily located on farms and used for various purposes.

38

refrain

控える、断つ、やめる
1.stop oneself from doing something:
"she refrained from comment"

39

dynasty

王朝、王家
1.a line of hereditary rulers of a country:
"the Tang dynasty"

40

bumper

バンパー、緩衝器
1.a horizontal bar fixed across the front or back of a motor vehicle to reduce damage in a collision or as a trim.

41

remedy

治療、療法
Something, such as medicine or therapy, that relieves pain, cures disease, or corrects a disorder

42

gratify

喜ばせる、満足させる
give (someone) pleasure or satisfaction:
"I was gratified to see the coverage in May's issue"

43

muddy

泥深い、ぬかるみの
covered in or full of mud:
"they changed their muddy boots"

44

sprinkle

振りかける、まき散らす
scatter or pour small drops or particles of a substance over (an object or surface):
"I sprinkled the floor with water"

45

counterpart

割り印、割符
1.a person or thing holding a position or performing a function that corresponds to that of another person or thing in another place:
"the minister held talks with his French counterpart"

46

stink

悪臭を放つ
have a strong unpleasant smell:
"the place stank like a sewer"

47

snug

居心地のよい
1.comfortable, warm, and cozy; well protected from the weather or cold:
"she was safe and snug in Ruth's arms"

48

sarcastic

皮肉な、いやみを言う
1.marked by or given to using irony in order to mock or convey contempt:
"sarcastic comments on their failures"

49

at the latest

遅くとも
no later than the time specified:
"all new cars will be required to meet this standard by 1997 at the latest"

50

billing

広告、宣伝
the action or fact of publicizing or being publicized in a particular way:
"they can justify their billing as the American League favorites"

51

tissue

組織
any of the distinct types of material of which animals or plants are made, consisting of specialized cells and their products:
"inflammation is a reaction of living tissue to infection or injury"

52

tender

柔らかい
showing gentleness and concern or sympathy:
"he was being so kind and tender"

53

vulnerability

脆弱性

54

vulgar

俗悪な,野卑な,低級な; 下品な

55

plague

疫病, 伝染病

56

deliberate

故意の, 計画的な

57

eligible

適格で

58

craze

発狂させる

59

germ

細菌, 病原菌

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ailment

病気, 不快

61

anticipation

予想, 予期, 見越し

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intact

手をつけてなくて, そこなわれていなくて, そのままで, 完全で

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sting

刺す

64

embrace

抱擁する, 抱き締める

65

turmoil

騒ぎ, 騒動, 混乱

66

dynasty

王朝, 王家

67

exert

用いる、働かせる

68

payoff

支払い、決済

69

considerate

思いやりのある

70

rapport

関係

71

detergent

洗浄性の

72

bin

容器

73

propel

to move, drive or push something forward or in a particular direction

74

commendable

deserving praise and approval
commendable honesty
She showed commendable loyalty to the family firm.

75

depict

to show an image of somebody/something in a picture