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elusiveadj: difficult to find, define, achieve, or remember
celadonn: a pale green or grayish-green color, often used to describe a type of ceramic pottery originating from China or Korea
ecrun: a light beige or fawn color; an off-white or pale yellowish-brown color
carminen: a pigment or dye made from the dried bodies of cochineal insects used to make a red or crimson color; a deep red color
segregatev: to separate or set apart from others, often based on race, gender, or some other characteristic
separatev: to force, take, or pull apart; mark as different
racismn: prejudice, discrimination, or antagonism directed against a person or people based on their membership in a particular ethnic group, typically one that is a minority or marginalized
vividadj: producing very clear, powerful, and detailed images in the mind
huen: the quality of a color as determined by its dominant wavelength
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
phenomenonn: something that exists and can be perceptible, especially one that is not fully understood
pervasiveadj: spreading or existing throughout every part of a thing or place
cultn: a small religious group, especially one that is not part of a larger religion and that is regarded as outside the norm; followers of an exclusive system of beliefs and practices
commercen: the activity of buying and selling things, especially on a large scale
corridorn: a hallway or passageway, especially one connecting rooms or areas within a building or structure
competev: to strive to achieve more success than someone or something
consumev: to spend something, especially fuel, energy, or time, in a large amount
visualadj: relating to seeing or sight
mashv: to crush or grind something into a soft, wet, pulpy mass; to talk or behave amorously, without serious intentions; (noun) a mixture of crushed malt grains and hot water
currencyn: a system of money in general use in a particular country
exchangev: to give something and receive something else in return, often with the implication that the items being traded are of equal or comparable value; (noun) the act of giving or taking something in return for something else; a place or system where goods or services can be bought, sold, or traded
inadvertentlyadv: unintentionally; accidentally; without purpose or deliberate intent
principlen: a fundamental law or truth that explains or controls how something happens or works
intimidatev: to make someone fearful or uneasy so that they will do something that you want them to do
stuffyadj: lacking fresh air or ventilation; oppressively warm; lacking in excitement or variety; formal in manner or behavior
obscureadj: not well known to many people
terminologyn: the special words or phrases that are used within a particular field or subject; the language or jargon of a particular group or profession
paletten: a thin board or tablet used by artists to mix and apply paint; a range of colors or shades used in a particular work of art
associatev: to mentally connect someone or something with someone or something else
essentiallyadv: relating to the essential features or concepts of anything
compositionn: the different parts of something’s elements or ingredients; the way in which the different components are organized; a piece of music written by someone
complicatedadj: involving a lot of different things or parts in a way that is difficult to understand or analyze
biblen: the sacred writings of the Christian religions, consisting of the Old and New Testaments; a book regarded as authoritative in its field
positv: to suggest or accept something as fact or as a basis for argument or consideration
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
arguev: to express differing opinions or points of view, often in a heated or contentious manner; to present a case or reasoning to persuade or convince others
iconn: a picture or statue of a holy person considered to be a sacred thing; a little icon on the screen of a computer or smartphone that denotes an application or a file
varyv: to become different in terms of size, shape, etc.
kindergartenn: a school or class for young children, usually between the ages of four and six
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
irreducibleadj: impossible to reduce or simplify to a simpler form or substance; essential or fundamental to the nature of something
relationn: the way two persons or groups of people feel and act toward one another
contextn: the circumstances, facts, or conditions that surround a particular event, situation, or statement and that give it meaning
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
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
determinantn: a factor, circumstance, or condition that contributes to the shaping, influencing, or determining of a particular outcome or result
residentialadj: relating to, suitable for, or used for living in
influentialadj: having significant impact or power on someone or something
combinev: to join or merge to form a single thing or group
cartographerv: a person who creates or produces maps, typically by gathering or analyzing geographic data and using specialized software or tools
labeln: a small piece of paper, fabric, or other material attached to an object and giving information about it; (verb) to assign to a category
hazardousadj: involving risk or danger; unsafe or unhealthy
persistv: to continue to do and refuse to stop something despite difficulties or opposition, even if it appears unreasonable
foreclosuren: the legal process by which a lender repossesses and sells a property or asset due to the borrower’s failure to meet loan payments; the act of taking control of or seizing property or assets to satisfy a debt
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
symboln: something visible that is used to represent something else
emblazonv: to inscribe or adorn something with a design or symbol; to make a conspicuous or impressive display of something
vacatev: to leave or give up possession of a place or position; to make a place or position empty
artisticadj: of or relating to art or artist; satisfying aesthetic standards and sensibilities
ridiculousadj: very silly or unreasonable and deserving to be laughed at
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
emergev: to move out of or away from something and become visible
urbanadj: relating to or located in a town or city
ghetton: an area of a city in which members of a particular group, typically an ethnic minority, usually live in poverty and with a high population density
privilegen: a special right or advantage that only one person or group of people has, usually because they are rich and powerful in a society
gangn: a group of people who organize and engage in criminal activity
relatev: to establish a connection or association between two or more things; to narrate or tell about an event, experience, or relationship; to empathize or feel sympathy with someone or something
gentrifyv: to renovate, revitalize, or develop a deteriorated, predominantly urban area, often leading to the displacement of low-income or minority residents and the influx of more affluent residents and businesses
finn: a thin flat part on the body of a fish or other aquatic animal used for propulsion or balance
racialadj: of or related to the race (= classification of humans into groups based on physical traits or social relations)
theoreticaladj: relating to the concepts and principles upon which a particular topic is founded, rather than practice and experience
slightlyadv: in a small degree or extent; a little
cyann: a greenish-blue color often used in printing and graphic design; a color that can be created through the combination of blue and green light
sidewaysadv: towards or from the side; with one side forward or to the front; (adjective, of movement) at an angle
sheenn: a lustrous or glossy shine or surface finish; a glow or radiance that emanates from or suggests brightness or brilliance
ensuev: to happen or follow as a result or consequence of something
turquoisen: a greenish-blue mineral that is a hydrated copper and aluminum phosphate and is valued as a gemstone, often used in jewelry and decorative objects
tealn: a blue-green color; a dark greenish-blue color that is somewhere between blue and green on the color spectrum; a small wild duck;
ultramarinen: a vivid blue pigment used in painting and other mediums, originally made from the semi-precious stone lapis lazuli but now typically produced synthetically
backgroundn: the details of a person’s social heritage, such as family, vocational or educational experience; past information that is essential to understanding a situation or problem
resonatev: to be filled with a deep echoing sound
shackn: a small, often rundown dwelling or house, typically one that is poorly constructed or maintained
looseadj: not securely fixed or fastened in place or able to be detached or separated from something
crownn: a circular ornamental headdress, worn as a symbol of authority by a king, usually made of gold and precious stones
royaladj: relating to or belonging to the king or queen or a member of their family
demolishv: to completely destroy or tear down a building, structure, or other entity; to ruin or eliminate the effectiveness or power of something
malignv: to speak or write about someone or something in a harmful or critical way; (adjective) evil or harmful in nature or influence
trunkn: the main stem or body of a tree which its branches grow
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
exterioradj: situated in or suitable for the outdoors or outside of something
monochromaticadj: having only one color or consisting of shades of the same color; lacking in variety or diversity
fashionn: a style that is popular at a particular time or place; the state of being popular
canvasn: the heavy, closely woven fabric used for making tents, sails, etc. and by artists for painting on
obsessiveadj: relating to or characterized by an obsession or excessive interest in a particular thing or activity; tending to dwell on or repeat certain thoughts or behaviors
referv: to direct someone’s attention, thoughts, or questions to another source or person; to mention, cite, or allude to something as evidence or support
demolitionn: the act of destroying or tearing down a building or other structure
salvagen: the act of saving or rescuing something from potential loss or destruction; the property or items that are saved or rescued in this way; (verb) to save, recover, or rescue something from a dangerous, damaged, or deteriorating situation
instinctn: an inborn behavioral pattern that is often responsive to specific stimuli; an innate feeling that causes you to act or believe that something is true
permitv: to allow for something to happen or be done; (noun) the act of giving a formal, usually written, authorization
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
buy-inv: to buy something in large quantities for future use; to accept or adopt something
desiren: a strong feeling of wanting to have or do something
starkadj: empty, simple, or apparent; devoid of any qualifications
contrastv: to put in opposition to show or emphasize differences
counterpartn: a person or thing that corresponds to or has the same function as another person or thing
monopolyn: exclusive control or possession of something, especially an area of business; a board game in which players try to gain a monopoly on real estate
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
complainv: to say dissatisfaction or annoyance about something or somebody
nervousadj: worried and anxious about something; relating to the nerves
mysteriousadj: difficult to understand, explain, or identify; having an aura of secrecy, intrigue, or puzzlement
overnightadj: lasting for or occurring during one night; occurring or changing extremely quickly or suddenly; happening or being achieved in a short amount of time
involvev: to include or affect someone or something as a necessary part of something else
beaconn: a light or other visible object serving as a signal, guide, or warning
erasev: to remove something completely, especially by rubbing it
unexpectedadj: not anticipated or regarded as likely to happen
concertn: a musical performance given in public by one or more players or singers
industriousadj: hardworking, diligent, and persistent in effort
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
patchn: a small piece of material or fabric used to repair or reinforce a tear, hole, or damaged area; a small plot of land used for cultivation or a specific purpose
synonymousadj: having the same or a similar meaning as another word or phrase
royaltyn: revenue derived from the use of a patent, copyright, or other right; the people who are the family of a king and queen
regainv: to get something back or recover something after it has been lost or taken away
revn: a measure of the rate at which an engine or motor rotates, often expressed in revolutions per minute (RPM); (verb) to increase the number of rotations per minute
absolutelyadv: without restriction or limitation; completely or utterly
nodv: to lower and raise one’s head, sometimes several times, as to show approval, agreement, greeting, or confirmation
assumev: to think or accept something to be true without having proof of it; to take or begin to have power; to begin to exhibit a specific quality or appearance
relinquishv: to give up power, control, or possession
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
indexn: a list of items, such as names, subjects, or keywords, that is arranged in a particular order and is usually found at the end of a book or document; a number or symbol that indicates the value or level of something, such as a stock index or a temperature index
relyv: to require a specific thing or the assistance and support of someone or something to continue, run properly, or succeed.
alcoholismn: a chronic disorder characterized by dependence on alcohol and repeated excessive use of alcoholic beverages
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
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
unmistakableadj: clearly recognizable; impossible to mistake or misunderstand
visibleadj: capable of being seen; or open to easy view
uncomfortableadj: providing or feeling physical discomfort or slight pain
institutionalizev: to establish or make something a part of an institution (= a place such as a university, hospital, etc.)
affirmationn: a statement declaring something to be true strongly
inclusiveadj: including much or everything, and especially including stated limits; not excluding any of the people, things, ideas, etc. involved in something
crewn: a group of people who work together, especially on a ship or airplane
perceptionn: a belief, opinion, or image you have based on how you regard, understand, or interpret something; the ability to see, hear, or notice something through the senses
passersbyn: people who are walking past a particular place often used to refer to a group of people or an undefined number of individuals
mediumadj: of a size, amount, or level that is average or intermediate; (noun) a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
inescapableadj: impossible to avoid or evade
identifyv: to recognize someone or something and say or prove who or what they are
levern: a handle used to operate a vehicle or a machine; a rigid bar resting on a pivot so that one end of it can be pushed or pulled easily