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essentiallyadv: relating to the essential features or concepts of anything
dragv: to pull or haul with force
sledgen: a large, heavy vehicle with runners used on snow or ice to transport goods or people; a heavy hammer with a long handle used for shattering rock or concrete
flummoxv: to perplex, confuse, or bewilder someone; to leave somebody completely unable to respond or react because they are shocked or surprised
intellectn: the ability to think logically and comprehend information, especially at an advanced level
philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
constantadj: happening repeatedly or all the time
replacev: to take the place of something
achievev: to successfully complete a task or goal, often through hard work, perseverance, and dedication; to attain or accomplish something that one has set out to do
aftadj: (the opposite of “forward”) located at or towards the rear or back of a ship, aircraft, or other vehicle
participatev: to take part in something
virtuallyadv: almost completely
introductionn: a preliminary explanation or remarks given before the start of a text, performance, or event; the act of bringing something new into existence or introducing something to a wider audience or new market
polaradj: relating to, or close to, the North or South Pole; characterized by complete opposites
progressiveadj: relating to or supporting development or advancement, especially social or political one
arcticadj: of or relating to the region around the North Pole or the Arctic Ocean; very cold
doern: a person who performs or carries out an action or task; a person who is proactive or productive
spectatorn: someone present at an event, such as a sports game, play, or concert, to watch or observe it
contemplatev: to think about a possible future action or to think about something for a long time thoughtfully
dichotomyn: a division or contrast between two things that are or are represented as being opposed or entirely different; a sharp contrast between two opposing and mutually exclusive categories or concepts
gulfn: a large ocean inlet or deep bay that is partially enclosed by land
pithyadj: concise and forcefully expressive, especially in language or style
creditorn: a person, company, etc. to whom a debtor owes money
chapn: a crack in the skin, especially on the lips or hands, caused by dryness or cold weather; a man or boy; (verb) to crack, split, or roughen the skin, especially as a result of exposure to cold weather or wind
rakishadj: having a dashing or stylish appearance or manner, often suggesting a sense of charm and confidence in a slightly unconventional or daring way
leen: the side or part that is sheltered or facing away from the wind or the direction from which the wind is blowing; a position or location protected from the full force or effects of something, particularly the wind
disappearv: to cease to exist or be visible
summitn: the highest point of a mountain or hill; a meeting of heads of state or government to discuss important issues
mysteryn: something difficult to understand or explain; a secret or enigmatic quality that adds to the fascination or interest of something; a genre of fiction that involves the solution of a crime or a puzzle
phrasen: a group of words that mean something specific when used together
slightadj: very small in degree or amount
prospectn: the possibility or likelihood of something happening or being successful; a person or thing that is likely to succeed or become popular; a potential customer or client; (verb) to explore for useful or valuable things or substances, such as minerals
whatsoeveradv: not at all; no matter what
altituden: the height of an object or point in relation to sea level or ground level
medicaladj: relating to the treatment of illness or injuries; relating to the practice of medicine
observationn: the act or activity of carefully examining or monitoring something or someone
aviationn: the activity or process of designing, building, flying, and maintaining aircraft
gemn: a precious or semiprecious stone, usually of high quality and often used as jewelry; something that is considered to be a highly prized and valuable possession or attribute of a person or thing
coaln: a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock that is found below the ground and burnt to produce heat
cropn: a plant that is cultivated in large amounts, particularly for food
strugglev: to make a great effort to do something when it is difficult, or there are a lot of problems; to use force or violence to break away from restraint or constriction
upwardadv: toward the top or highest point, or a higher position or level; (adjective) extending or moving toward a higher place
adventuren: a journey or a series of events that is unusual, exciting, or dangerous
argumentn: a set of statements or reasons used to support or refute a proposition or theory; a verbal or physical fight or dispute
embarkv: to go on board a ship or plane; to set out on an enterprise or subject of study; to start something
grandadj: important and large in size, scope, or extent
tallyn: a record or count of a particular thing often used to keep track of scores, votes, or numbers
neatadj: clean or tidy, with everything in its place
soloadv: without anybody else or anything else; alone
unsupportedadj: not given financial or other aid; not having any proof or evidence
polen: one of two antipodal points where the Earth’s axis of rotation intersects the Earth’s surface; a long, slender, rounded rod, typically of wood or metal, used as a support or to hang something
mumn: a British term for “mom” or “mother”; (adjective) failing to speak or communicate when expected to do so
keenadj: having or showing quick and eager intelligence or interest
fearlessadj: having no fear; brave
appreciatev: to value and acknowledge the worth of someone or something; to be grateful for something or someone
apprehensionn: the act of apprehending or arresting someone; a feeling of anxiety, worry, or uncertainty about something that may happen in the future; understanding or comprehension of something, particularly a complex or abstract concept or idea
helicoptern: a type of aircraft that is capable of hovering in place and moving vertically, as well as flying horizontally; often used for emergency medical services, military operations, and transport in areas with limited access
thundern: the loud, deep sound made by air expanding along the path of a bolt of lightning; a deep, prolonged loud noise
impendingadj: about to happen or occur; close in time; imminent
doomn: death, destruction, or some other terrible situation that cannot be avoided
satelliten: an electronic device that is sent up into space and moves around the Earth or another planet, used for gathering information or communicating by radio, television, etc.
pumpv: to cause water, air, gas, etc. to move from one place to another by using mechanical equipment; to get or supply something such as money, information, etc. in significant quantities
shotgunn: a firearm that is designed to be fired from the shoulder and that typically fires several small metal balls or pellets called shot
incredibleadj: unbelievable; enormous
dawnn: the time of day when the sun’s light starts to show in the sky
utterlyadv: completely or absolutely
terrifyv: to frighten someone very much
slapv: to strike something or someone with an open palm or flat object, producing a sharp sound or sensation; to place something firmly, suddenly, or unexpectedly
bangv: to hit or cause to hit something in a way that makes a loud noise
fueln: a substance that is typically burned to generate heat or energy
poundn: the standard unit of money in the UK; the standard unit of weight equal to 16 ounces
temperaturen: the degree of hotness or coldness of a thing or place
minusadj: subtracting or taking away; having a value less than zero
magicaladj: produced by or containing supernatural powers
driftv: to move smoothly and slowly in water or air, especially as a result of outside forces, with no control over the direction
shiftingadj: constantly changing or moving
crustn: a hard outer layer that forms on the surface of a liquid as it cools or on a solid as a result of exposure to air or moisture
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
fluxn: the state of constantly changing or flowing; the rate of flow of energy or particles across a particular place
sceneryn: the natural features of a landscape or environment, viewed particularly in terms of their aesthetic appeal; the visual elements that constitute a play’s backdrop or setting
vistan: a pleasing or expansive view, most often of a landscape or a cityscape; a broad and extensive view or outlook
chilin: a small hot-tasting fruit of a type of pepper plant used in sauces, relishes, and spice powders; a spicy stew made from ground beef and beans, typically seasoned with chili peppers
engagev: to attract and keep someone’s attention and interest; to participate in or obtain services of something
endeavorv: to make an earnest attempt or effort; to strive or work hard towards a goal or objective
cautionn: great care and attention that you take to avoid danger or mistakes; a warning against certain acts
addictiveadj: causing a strong desire or compulsion to use or consume repeatedly, often to the point of dependency or harm; habit-forming
humanlyadv: in a way that is characteristic of or relating to human beings; in a way that is possible for humans to achieve or accomplish
machoadj: characterized by a strong sense of masculinity or male dominance, often in a way that is perceived as arrogant or aggressive
daringadj: brave and taking risks
pancreasn: a glandular organ in the digestive system that produces several important hormones, including insulin and glucagon, as well as digestive enzymes that help break down food in the small intestine
cancern: abnormal growth of cells that can invade and destroy surrounding tissues and organs; a disease characterized by the uncontrolled growth and spread of abnormal cells
expeditionn: a journey or voyage for a specific purpose
crackv: to break or cause to break without dividing into separate parts; (noun) a line on the surface of something along which it has separated without breaking
ruinv: to damage, spoil, or demolish something; (noun) an unrecoverable state of devastation and destruction,
relationn: the way two persons or groups of people feel and act toward one another
chunkyadj: characterized by being thick and heavy; containing or consisting of large, solid pieces; having a stocky, muscular build
captainn: the leader of a group of people, especially who is in charge of a ship or aircraft
unmappedadj: not yet charted, surveyed, or explored; not known, understood, or accounted for
sledn: a vehicle used for traveling over snow or ice, typically consisting of a flat-bottomed frame mounted on runners, sometimes pulled by dogs or horses
harnessv: to control and exploit the power of something, especially natural resources that produce energy; (noun) a set of narrow pieces of leather and metal that are used to control or hold in place a person, animal, or object
misconceptionn: a belief or an idea that is wrong because it has been based on faulty thinking, understanding, or hypothesis
nowadaysadv: at the current time, in comparison to the past
peterv: to fail or lose power, efficiency, or value gradually before coming to an end
cruisen: a voyage on a large ship for pleasure; driving or traveling at a leisurely pace
arguablyadv: used when expressing an opinion or idea that you believe can be proven true
audaciousadj: showing a willingness to take bold risks or to do something that is considered unconventional or daring; marked by originality, creativity, or boldness
scurvyn: a disease resulting from a lack of vitamin C, characterized by swollen bleeding gums and the opening of previously healed wounds; (adjective) deserving to be despised
paneln: a square or rectangular and flat piece of something that forms a distinct section or component of something; a small group of specialists who discuss particular topics or give their advice or opinion about something
preciseadj: sharply exact or accurate or delimited
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
halfwayadj: in or at a point midway or an equal distance between two points
ironyn: the expression of one’s meaning by using language that usually signifies the opposite, typically for humorous or rhetorical effect
tweetn: a short, high sound made by a small bird; a message sent using Twitter, the social media application
vicariousadj: experienced or felt through someone else’s actions or experiences; involving a substitution of oneself for another in an emotional or imagined way; indirect or secondary
advisern: a person who gives advice about a particular subject
mentionv: to speak or write about something or someone briefly
giantadj: enormous; much bigger or more important than similar items usually are
inspirationn: something that motivates or encourages someone to create or achieve something, or a feeling of excitement or creativity
adversityn: difficulties or hardships that someone faces
tempestn: a severe or violent storm, especially one with strong winds and rain; a tumultuous outburst of emotions or feelings
metaphorn: a figure of speech in which an expression is used to refer to something that it does not denote to suggest a similarity
summonv: to order someone to come to or be present at a specific place such as a court, or to arrange a meeting formally
couragen: the ability to face danger, difficulty, uncertainty, or pain without being overcome by fear or despair; the quality of being brave or courageous
implorev: to beg earnestly or desperately; to plead urgently for assistance or mercy