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Adept

Thoroughly skilled

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Aspire

V. To have ambitious hopes or plans

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Bleak

Adj. bare, dreary

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Chide

V. To blame; scold

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Despicable

Adj. worthy of worthlessness

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Diminutive

Adj. small, smaller than most others

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Emancipate

V. Free from slavery

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Erroneous

Adj. incorrect, containing mistakes

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Exploit

v. To make use of, develop
n. A feat, deed

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Extemporaneous

Adj. made or delivered on spur of the moment

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Impair

V. To make imperfect

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Invincible

Adj. not able to be defeated

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Languid

Adj. drooping; without energy

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Mire

N. Mud; wed

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Obtrusive

Adj. forward; undesirably prominent

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Preamble

N. A introduction to a speech of writing

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Render

V. To cause to become; to perform

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Rugged

Adj. rough, irregular

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Skeptical

Adj. inclined to doubt; slow to accept as true

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Slipshod

Adj. untidy in dress, personal habits