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forgev: to fashion or shape metal by heating it and hammering it into shape; to create or develop something new or original; to form strong bonds or relationships with others
mercenaryn: a professional soldier who will fight for any country or organization that offers payment
currencyn: a system of money in general use in a particular country
persecutev: to subject someone to hostility, ill-treatment, or harassment, especially because of their race, religion, or political beliefs; to oppress or mistreat someone because of their identity
oppressv: to treat people in a cruel and authoritarian way, especially by denying them the same freedoms, rights, etc. as other people
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
thrustv: to push or drive forcibly; to impose or insert; (noun) the force used in pushing
workshopn: a place where people work, especially one where they do manual or practical work; a brief intensive course for a small group
resistancen: the act of defending oneself from an aggressor or refusing to accept something
liberatev: to set free; to release or rescue from captivity or oppression
suburbn: an outlying district or residential area of a city or town, typically comprising middle-class and affluent neighborhoods
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
photographn: a picture or image that is produced by a camera; a visual representation or record of a person, object, or scene that has been captured electronically or on film
educatorn: a person who teaches or educates people
strictadj: strongly limiting someone’s freedom; allowing no deviation from a standard, rule, belief, etc.
episoden: a happening or story that is distinctive in a series of related events; an abrupt short period during which someone suffers from the effects of a physical or mental illness
tipn: the top or extreme point of something slender or tapering, usually a mountain or hill; a piece of advice about something practical; a small amount of money given for services
graden: a particular level of quality, size, importance, etc.
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
absolutelyadv: without restriction or limitation; completely or utterly
steadyadj: firmly fixed, supported, or balanced; not shaking or moving
assignmentn: a duty or task given to someone, usually as part of their job or studies
yellv: to shout in a sudden and loud way
blanketn: a large piece of soft material used to cover or wrap a person or thing to keep them warm; (adjective) broad in scope or content
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
silentadj: without any or little sound
eavesdropv: to listen to someone else’s conversation without their knowledge or permission
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
violentadj: involving or caused by physical force or aggression against someone or something
keenadj: having or showing quick and eager intelligence or interest
pacifistadj: a person who believes in pacifism, which is the opposition to war and violence as a means of resolving conflicts
helmetn: a protective covering for the head, worn for safety or as part of a uniform or ceremonial dress
obtainv: to get something, especially by making a great effort
nationalityn: the legal status or right of belonging to a particular country
behalfn: represent; advantage, benefit, the interest of someone
suddenlyadv: quickly and unexpectedly
bondn: a close emotional connection between two or more people; a certificate of debt that a government or corporation issues to raise money
celebratev: to acknowledge a memorable or good day or event with a social gathering or enjoyable activity
convincev: to persuade someone or make someone believe that something is true
excerptv: to take a short piece of speech, book, film, etc. from a longer whole; (noun) a short extract from a speech, book, film, etc.
descentn: the act or process of moving downward; a person’s family origins
settlev: to reach an agreement of disagreement
Jewishadj: of or relating to people whose traditional religion is Judaism
diploman: a document showing the completion of a course of study or a portion of the education program; a course of study at a college or university
primaryadj: first or highest in rank, order, or importance; most fundamental or essential; pertaining to the initial or introductory stage of something, such as a school year or election cycle
certificaten: an official document stating that the information contained within is true
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known
magicaladj: produced by or containing supernatural powers
fascinatingadj: extremely interesting
magicn: beliefs and actions employed to influence supernatural beings and forces; any art or performance that invokes supernatural powers
dyev: to color a textile or hair by immersing it in a colored liquid or substance
chemistryn: the branch of the natural sciences dealing with the composition of substances and their properties and reactions
coincidev: to take place at or near the same time
consolationn: the comfort received by a person after misfortune or disappointment
bleachv: to remove color or stains, whiten, or sterilize using a solution of chemicals or other substances, such as bleach
accidentn: an unfortunate event, especially one causing damage or injury
huntv: to go after and try to catch wild animals to kill them for food, sport, or profit
arrestv: to take into custody
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
instillv: to impart, introduce, or cause to be absorbed gradually
survivev: to live or exist despite a dangerous event or period
indelibleadj: cannot be removed, erased, or forgot
immediatelyadv: now or without delay
impressiveadj: arousing admiration due to size, quality, or skill
formulan: a group of symbols, letters, or numbers that represent a rule, law, or mathematical statement
recruitv: to persuade someone to work for a company; to find new members for an organization, the armed forces, etc.
unknowinglyadv: without intention or being aware of what is happening
inventionn: the creation of a new device or process resulting from study and experimentation; the act of inventing
labn: a workplace for the conduct of scientific research; a laboratory
falsifyv: to alter or manipulate information, data, or evidence to deceive or mislead; to prove to be false or incorrect
tamperv: to interfere with something in a way that causes damage or unauthorized alteration; to meddle with or manipulate something without permission or authority; (noun) a tool or device used for interfering with or altering something in a way that is unauthorized or illegal
scratchv: to cut or damage the surface of something or the skin with a sharp or pointed object
engravingn: a design or picture made by cutting lines into a metal plate or stone, especially for printing
rubv: to move one’s hand or an object over the surface of something with pressure
centrifugen: a machine that uses centrifugal force (= a type of inertial force that appears to act on an object moving in a circular path and is directed away from the center) to separate substances of different densities, especially to separate liquids from solids
obsessv: to fill the mind of someone continually so that one can’t think of anything else
calculationn: the act or process of using numbers to judge an amount of something
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management
guiltn: the fact of having committed something illegal; the negative feelings caused by believing or knowing that you have done something wrong
survivorn: a person who remains alive after an event in which others have died
sacrificen: the act of killing an animal or person or surrendering a possession as an offering to a deity; (verb) to give up something important or valuable to help another person or get or do something that seems more important
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
refusev: to show that one is not willing to do or accept something
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
unjustadj: not fair or equitable; lacking in justice or impartiality; morally unacceptable or wrong
emotionaladj: relating to people’s feelings
involvev: to include or affect someone or something as a necessary part of something else
disappearv: to cease to exist or be visible
stirv: to mix a liquid or substance by using a spoon or something similar; to cause to be agitated, excited, or roused
abandonv: to leave a place, thing, or person with no intention of returning; (noun) a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
orphann: a child whose parents are dead or have abandoned them
concentrationn: the ability to focus all your time and energy on one thing without thinking about anything else.
immigratev: to come to live permanently in a foreign country
staunchadj: firmly loyal and devoted, unyielding or resolute
colonialadj: of or relating to a colony (= a territory that is controlled by a more powerful country); to the period of time during which a country or region was a colony
movementn: a group of people working together to achieve a shared goal, especially a political, social, or artistic one; the process of moving or being moved, physically or figuratively
circulatev: to move continuously or freely around a place or closed system
independencen: freedom from another’s or others’ control or influence
guinean: a former British gold coin worth 21 shillings or a unit of currency used in some West African countries; (Guinea) a republic in western Africa on the Atlantic
apartheidn: a system of racial segregation and discrimination that was enforced in South Africa from 1948 to 1994; any similar system of discrimination or segregation based on race, ethnicity, or other factors
resistv: to refuse to accept something and attempt to prevent it from happening
dictatorn: a political leader who has complete power over a country, especially one who has obtained control by force
republicn: a state or country in which the people and their elected representatives hold supreme power and which has an elected or nominated president rather than a monarch
desertn: arid land with little or no vegetation often covered with sand or rocks
spareadj: additional to what is necessary for ordinary use; (verb) to give time, money, space, etc. to someone
dissidentn: a person who opposes the policies or actions of a government or other authority, often publicly and openly; a rebel or revolutionary
coloneln: a military rank above a lieutenant colonel and below a general
benevolentadj: well-meaning and kind; serving a charitable or philanthropic purpose
demonstrationn: a display or show, often of a particular skill or product, intended to convince or persuade others
recognizev: to acknowledge or realize something or someone; to identify, remember, or become aware of something that was previously known or encountered
relevancen: the state or degree of being closely connected or appropriate to the matter at hand
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
mockv: to make fun of someone, usually by imitating them in a witty but harsh way
fairyn: a mythical being of folklore and romance usually depicted as having magic powers
talen: a story made up in someone’s imagination, especially one full of action and adventure
unassumingadj: not arrogant, bold, or forward
heron: a person who is admired or idealized for courage, outstanding achievements, or noble qualities; a character in literature or history who is central to the plot and who exhibits heroic qualities
unshakeableadj: not able to be shaken or moved; firm, steadfast, and determined; describing a person who is strong, resolute, and unwavering
utopian: an ideal and perfect society in which all social and political problems have been solved, and all members live in harmony and prosperity
miraclen: an act or occurrence that is not explicable by natural or scientific laws and is therefore believed to be caused by God
anyhowadv: anyway; regardless of what has happened or been said
convictionn: a strong belief or opinion, especially one that is based on principles or evidence; (criminal law) a final judgment of guilty in a criminal case and the punishment that is imposed
couragen: the ability to face danger, difficulty, uncertainty, or pain without being overcome by fear or despair; the quality of being brave or courageous
regretv: to feel sad, repentant, or disappointed over something you have done or something you have not been able to do
witnessn: a person who sees something happen, especially a crime or an accident
submitv: to give or offer a document, proposal, etc. to a decision-maker for examination or consideration
injusticen: a violation of the rights of others or the laws of a society
persuadev: to convince or induce someone to do something by presenting a reason or argument; to sway or influence someone’s decision or opinion
convincedadj: completely certain about something; having a strong belief or conviction in a particular religion