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gall (n)

bitterness; careless nerve

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gall (v)

to exasperate and irritate

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gambol

to dance or skip around playfully

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game (adj)

courageous

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gargantuan

giant, tremendous

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garner

to gather and store

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garrulous

very talkative

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gaunt

thin and bony

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gavel

mallet used for commanding attention

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genre

type, class, category

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germinate

to begin to grow (used of a seed or idea)

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gestation

growth process from conception to birth

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gibe (v)

to make heckling, taunting remarks

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girth

distance around something

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glib

fluent in an insincere manner; off- hand, casual

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global

involving the entire world; relating to a whole

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glower

to glare, stare angrily and intensely

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gluttony

eating and drinking to excess

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gnarl

to make knotted, deform

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gnostic

having to do with knowledge

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goad

to prod or urge

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gradation

process occuring by regular degrees or stages; variation in color

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grandiloquence

pompous talk, fancy but meaningless language

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grandiose

magnificent and imposing; exaggerated and pretentious

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granular

having a grainy texture

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grasp (v)

to perceive and understand; to hold securely

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gratis

free, costing nothing

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gratuitous

free, voluntary; unnecessar and unjustified

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gratuity

somethig given voluntarily, tip

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gregarious

outgoing, sociable