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metron: a mass transit system in an urban area, such as a subway or light rail system; (short for “metropolitan”) a large city, either a capital or a major urban area, often characterized by densely populated areas with significant economic, cultural, and political importance
anarchistn: a person who is skeptical of laws and governments and believes those are not necessary
poundn: the standard unit of money in the UK; the standard unit of weight equal to 16 ounces
suburbn: an outlying district or residential area of a city or town, typically comprising middle-class and affluent neighborhoods
largelyadv: virtually entirely; to a large degree
highwayn: a main road, especially one connecting major towns or cities
automobilen: a road vehicle that has four wheels and is powered by an engine, used for transporting people or goods
reputationn: the general opinion that people have about someone or something, especially when this is based on their previous experiences or behaviors
sprawlv: to sit, lie, or fall with one’s arms and legs spread out
fundamentaladj: forming an essential base or core from which everything else develops or is affected
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
obsessv: to fill the mind of someone continually so that one can’t think of anything else
infrastructuren: the basic systems, services, or features that are necessary for an organization or country, such as transport and power supplies
conveyv: to express ideas, feelings, etc. so that it is known or understood by other people; to carry something from one place to another
sewv: to join, fasten, or repair two pieces of something by putting the thread through them with a needle
economyn: the system by which a country or region produces manages, and distributes goods and services, including the money and finances involved in these activities; (of an airline) the lowest-priced, most basic option for seating in commercial travel
instantlyadv: immediately
frustratev: to hinder or prevent efforts, plans, or desires from doing, succeeding, or being fulfilled; to make someone feel upset or annoyed because they are unable to change or achieve something
stickv: to put something, usually a sharp object, into something; to restrict yourself to doing or using one certain thing and not change; (noun) a thin piece of wood or other material
trafficn: the movement of vehicles, people, or goods along a route or through a transport system; the amount of such movement in a particular place or at a particular time
perimetern: the outer boundary of an area or the length of this boundary; the distance around the edge of something
interactionn: the act of connecting with someone, mainly when working, playing, or spending time with them
hurtlev: to move quickly and forcefully, especially in an uncontrolled or dangerous way
blarev: to make a loud, harsh noise; to sound loudly and harshly
inevitableadj: certain to happen and unavoidable
outcomen: the result or effect of an action, event, etc.
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
gradn: (informal for graduate) a student who has recently graduated or is about to graduate from a school, college, or university
architecturen: the art and science of designing and constructing buildings
developv: to grow or expand; to improve or refine through a process of progress and refinement, often to achieve greater sophistication or complexity; to elaborate or add detail to something that is in the process of being created
thesisn: a written essay, especially one submitted for a university degree, that sets out the author’s findings on a particular subject
adaptationn: the action or process of changing to suit different conditions
obsoleteadj: no longer in use or helpful because something newer or better has been invented and introduced
loopn: a shape like a curve or a circle made by something long and thin, such as a piece of string, that bends round and crosses itself
railroadn: metal tracks laid with rails on which trains run; a system of tracks with the trains operated by an organization
downtownadv: in or towards the central area of a town or city
urbanadj: relating to or located in a town or city
revitalizationn: the process of giving new life or energy to something
firmadj: resolute or unwavering in decision-making or action; strong or secure in structure, make, or composition; reliable, trustworthy, or dependable; (noun) a business or company
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
coworkern: a person who works with another in the same company or organization
electv: to choose someone for a specific position by voting for them; to decide or choose to do something
counciln: a group of people who have been elected or appointed to make decisions or give advice on a particular subject or in a particular place
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
visionn: the ability to think about or see the future with imagination and intelligence; the faculty of being able to see
transitn: the act or process of passing through or across a place or state; transportation
trailn: a path or track roughly through a countryside, mountain, or forest area, often made or used for a particular purpose; (verb) to lag or linger behind
transformationn: a complete change in form, nature, or appearance of someone or something
volunteern: a person who performs or offers to perform a job or service without being paid for or forced to do
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
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
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
advocaten: a person who supports or suggests an idea, development, or way of doing something
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
advantagen: a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position; a beneficial feature or asset that someone or something has
nonprofitadj: not established for commercial profit
accomplishedadj: having completed a task or achieved a goal successfully; skilled or proficient at something
weirdadj: extraordinary, unexpected, or difficult to explain
shieldn: a protective covering or structure, especially in the past, that soldiers held in front of their bodies to protect themselves
guaranteev: to promise something will happen formally, especially that certain conditions about a product, service, or transaction would be met
coalitionn: a temporary alliance formed by two or more political parties for combined action; the state of being combined into one body
diverseadj: including numerous categories of individuals or entities; various
stripen: a long, narrow band of a different color or texture than the surface on which it appears
spectrumn: an ordered array of colors into which a light beam can be split
subsidyn: money paid by a government or an organization as part of the cost of something to aid or encourage it to happen
arboretumn: a place where trees, shrubs, and other plants are grown for scientific, educational, and ornamental purposes; a botanical garden or a designated area devoted to the study and display of trees
agencyn: an organization or business that is responsible for specific activities or services, especially when representing other organizations or businesses; the capacity or power to act or exert influence; the ability to make decisions and take action
implementv: to put a decision, plan, or system into effect
mainlineadj: relating to or describing something that is considered central, primary, or essential, often used to refer to established or mainstream practices, ideas, or institutions; (verb) to inject a drug directly into a vein; to do something in an intense or direct way
sectn: a group of people who follow a particular religious or philosophical belief system, especially one that is regarded as outside the norm or mainstream
sectorn: a distinct part or division of something often used to refer to a segment of an economy or industry; an area or field of work or activity
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
groceryn: a shop that sells food and other household items
complainv: to say dissatisfaction or annoyance about something or somebody
ridiculousadj: very silly or unreasonable and deserving to be laughed at
grandadj: important and large in size, scope, or extent
conspiracyn: a secret agreement between two or more people to perform something harmful or illegal
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options
extendedadj: longer than usual or anticipated
stripv: to remove the surface from something; (noun) a sizeable narrow piece of something such as paper, metal, cloth, etc., or area of land, sea, etc.
radicaladj: relating to the essential aspects of anything; far beyond the norm, mainly used of opinions and actions
separatev: to force, take, or pull apart; mark as different
diseasen: a disorder or illness that affects the body or mind, often characterized by specific symptoms or abnormal functioning of organs or systems
liftv: to raise something to a higher position or level; to pick up something or somebody and move them to a different position
revolutionn: a large-scale attempt to overthrow the government of a country, often using violence or war;
barriern: a fence or other obstruction that makes it hard to move or get in; any condition that makes it difficult to make progress or to achieve an objective
marchv: to walk militarily with stiff, regular steps
fulfillv: to meet the requirements or expectations; to achieve or realize
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
entertainmentn: public shows, films, television, or other performances or activities of enjoying people
collusionn: secret or illegal cooperation or conspiracy, especially for a deceitful or fraudulent purpose
federaladj: relating to a central government or national authority; refers to government policies, laws, or programs that are implemented at a national level rather than a state or local level
administerv: to oversee and control the operation or arrangement of something
acknowledgev: to accept or admit the existence, reality, or truth of something; to accept that someone or something has a particular authority or quality; to express obligation, thanks, or gratitude for someone’s help, commitment, etc.;
accruev: (of a benefit or sum of money) to increase or accumulate in number or amount over a period of time
equitableadj: fair and impartial; treating everyone fairly
disgustn: a strong feeling of dislike or disapproval
metropolisn: a large and densely populated city, typically the most important city or the capital of a country or region; a major center of commerce, culture, and activity
inequityn: a lack of fairness or justice; an unfair or unequal situation or practice
dystopian: an imaginary place where everything is extremely bad because of deprivation or oppression or terror, or a work of fiction describing those place
helln: the place thought to be where bad people go and are punished after death, often depicted as being located beneath the earth; an extraordinarily unpleasant or difficult place
rampantadj: (especially of something bad or unwelcome) flourishing or spreading everywhere in a way that cannot be controlled
displacementn: the act of forcing someone or something to leave their home or place of origin, especially as a result of conflict, natural disaster, or manipulation
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
degradationn: the condition or process of changing to a lower state, or a less respected state
isolationn: the condition of being alone or lonely; the act or state of separation between persons or groups
polarizationn: the division or separation of something into two opposing or contrasting groups or factions; the condition of being polarized or having poles
permanentadj: lasting for a long time without essential change
anomalyn: something or someone that deviates from what is expected or normal, often in a way that is difficult to explain or understand
reclaimv: to take back something previously lost, given, or paid, or ask to have it back
degradev: to make something worse, especially in quality; to show or treat someone in a way that makes them seem no value and do not have the respect or reasonable opinion of others
roadwayn: the part of a thoroughfare or highway that is used by vehicles for driving, including the hard surface and shoulders
reinventv: to change something so drastically that it looks to be completely new
catalystn: a person or thing that causes an important event to happen or changes the current situation rapidly; (chemistry) a substance that initiates or accelerates a chemical reaction without being changed itself
similarlyadv: in almost the same way
grassrootsadj: of or relating to the ordinary people in a society or an organization as constituting a fundamental political and economic group
affirmv: to assert that something is true or real; to state positively
floodn: a large amount of water flowing beyond its normal limits; an overwhelming number or amount
improvisationn: the act of making something up on the spot or creating or performing something without preparation
agriculturen: the practice or science of cultivating the land or raising stock
craftn: an activity that requires a particular skill in making things with one’s hands
technologicaladj: based on scientific and industrial progress
indicatorn: something that shows or points out what a situation is like or how a situation is changing
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
excitingadj: causing a lot of interest or excitement
awesomeadj: inspiring fear, admiration, or respect; very good, nice, fun, etc.
unleashv: to suddenly release a strong force, emotion, etc. that cannot be controlled
unstoppableadj: impossible to stop or prevent
cyclen: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; a bicycle or motorcycle
urgentadj: requiring immediate attention or action; pressing
improvev: to make or become better
affordableadj: not expensive and able to pay
committedadj: willing to put in a lot of effort, time, and energy into something; firmly believing in something
commitmentn: a promise or firm decision to do something or to behave in a certain way
abstractadj: based on general ideas, feelings, or qualities and not on any a physical or concrete existence
graduaten: a person who has a first degree from university or college; (verb) to complete the first course of university or college and get a degree
participatev: to take part in something
processn: a series of actions or operations performed to achieve a particular outcome or goal; a systematic procedure or approach used to accomplish a specific task or objective; a method of treating milk to make it suitable for consumption or use in other dairy products