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fadev: to vanish; to fade away; to lose color; to lose freshness
intimacyn: close familiarity or friendship; a close, familiar, and usually affectionate or loving personal relationship with another person
contraryn: acting in opposition to what is expected or desired
forbiddenadj: not permitted or allowed by rules or laws
eroticadj: relating to or arousing sexual desire or excitement; considered taboo or provocative
transgressionn: the violation of a law, duty, or moral principle
desiren: a strong feeling of wanting to have or do something
disastern: an unexpected event or series of events that cause widespread damage, destruction, or loss of life
concomitantadj: occurring or existing alongside something else; accompanying or concurrent; often used to describe events, conditions, or aspects that are directly associated with each other
dilemman: a situation in which a difficult choice has to be made between two or more options, especially that are equally unfavorable ones
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
globen: the earth or world, mainly used to emphasize its vastness
romanticadj: of or relating to love or a sexual relationship
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
individualityn: the qualities or characters that distinguish a particular person or thing from others of the same kind
preferencen: a stronger liking or interest for something or someone than another thing or person
identityn: the fact of being who or what somebody or something is; the features, emotions, or ideas that distinguish persons from one another
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
individualismn: the habit or principle of being independent and self-reliant
humankindn: the whole of the living human inhabitants of the earth
exclusiveadj: not divided or shared with others
maritaladj: of or relating to marriage
sustainv: to supply enough of what somebody or something needs to survive or exist; to accept as valid
committedadj: willing to put in a lot of effort, time, and energy into something; firmly believing in something
relationn: the way two persons or groups of people feel and act toward one another
reconciliationn: the restoration of cordial or friendly relations; getting two things to correspond
fundamentaladj: forming an essential base or core from which everything else develops or is affected
predictabilityn: the quality of being able to be predicted or expected; the degree to which something is predictable or can be relied upon to follow a specific pattern or behavior
reliabilityn: the quality of being able to be trusted or believed in doing what someone desires or requires
permanencen: the quality of being permanent, lasting, or enduring; the state or condition of being permanent
anchorn: a device, typically made of metal, that is used to moor a ship or boat in a particular place, typically by being dropped to the seabed; a central cohesive source of support and stability
adventuren: a journey or a series of events that is unusual, exciting, or dangerous
noveltyn: the quality of being new, attractive, and unusual
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
unexpectedadj: not anticipated or regarded as likely to happen
gistn: the essence or main point of a text, speech, or situation
reconcilev: to find a way of dealing with two or more ideas, needs, etc. that are opposed to each other to agree and coexist
contradictionn: the assertion of the opposite of what has been said; opposition; denial
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
institutionalizev: to establish or make something a part of an institution (= a place such as a university, hospital, etc.)
partnershipn: the state of a cooperative relationship between people or groups, especially in business
companionn: a person or an animal with whom you spend a lot of time, or you travel
additionn: the act or process of adding something to something else; the process of adding numbers
confidantn: a person with whom one shares a secret or private matter, often in a trusting and intimate manner; a close friend or trusted advisor
belongv: to be the property of someone or something; to be a member or part of a group; to be in the proper or appropriate place
continuityn: the state or quality of being continuous, uninterrupted, or consistent; the maintenance of a connection, sequence, or pattern
transcendv: to rise above or go beyond the limits of something
comfortn: a state of physical ease and freedom from pain or constraint
toyn: a thing, typically a small model or replica of something that is played with, especially by children
lingerien: women’s underwear and nightclothes, particularly those that are delicate, lacy, or designed to be aesthetically pleasing
imaginaryadj: existing only in someone’s mind
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
conflictn: a strong disagreement, argument, or a violent clash between two opposing groups or individuals
verbn: a word or phrase that describes an action, state, or experience
belovedadj: loved very much
minimizev: to make something, especially something bad, small or less serious
distancen: the amount of space between two points, measured in units such as miles, meters, or kilometers; the extent, scope, or range between two things, such as distance or emotional distance
contractn: a legally binding agreement between two or more parties, setting out their rights and obligations to each other, typically in writing and enforceable by law
gapn: a conspicuous disparity or difference separates something such as a figure, people, their opinions, situation, etc.
neutralizev: to counteract or cancel the effects of something; to make something neutral or harmless
forgov: to give up or abstain from something; to do without something that one might be entitled to
concludev: to come to an end or close; to reach a judgment or opinion by reasoning
districtn: a part of a country or town, especially one with particular features
abstractadj: based on general ideas, feelings, or qualities and not on any a physical or concrete existence
matingn: the act of pairing a male and female for reproductive purposes
captivityn: the situation in which a person or animal is kept in prison or a space that they cannot escape from
attractv: to draw or entice someone or something towards them through the qualities they have, especially positive ones
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
gendern: the range of characteristics of femininity and masculinity and differentiating between them, especially when considering social and cultural differences rather than differences in biology
reunitev: to bring two or more people together again after a period of separation
absencen: the fact or condition of being away from a place where they are typically anticipated to be
componentn: one of several parts that combines with others to form something bigger
studion: a room or building where creative or artistic work is produced; a television or radio production company
onstageadv: onto or on a stage in a theater; in front of an audience
radiantadj: emitting light or heat; shining brightly
confidentadj: feeling sure about your abilities or qualities or having trust in people, plans, or the future
probableadj: likely to happen or likely to be true
blendv: to mix or combine two or more substances
centimetern: a unit of measurement of length in the metric system, equivalent to one-hundredth of a meter
mysteriousadj: difficult to understand, explain, or identify; having an aura of secrecy, intrigue, or puzzlement
elusiveadj: difficult to find, define, achieve, or remember
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
envelopv: to surround and cover completely; to encase
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
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
needyadj: lacking the necessities of life, such as food, shelter, and clothing; requiring the help or support of others; excessively demanding or dependent
caretakern: a person employed to take care of a large building such as a school and who deals with the cleaning, repairs, etc.; a person employed to look after a house or land while the owner is away
mightyadj: very large, powerful, or strong
aphrodisiacn: a substance that is believed to enhance sexual desire or performance
parn: a state of being equal to someone or something
tuxedon: (also “tux”) a formal suit of clothing for men, typically consisting of a black jacket with satin lapels and trousers with a stripe down the side, worn with a bow tie
cowboyn: a man, typically one on horseback, who herds and tends cattle, especially in the western US; a person who behaves roughly or recklessly, typically a man; a skilled ranch worker who is adept at many tasks, especially those involving horses and cattle
repertoiren: the range or variety of skills, abilities, performances, or works that a person or group is capable of producing or performing; the entire body of works that is available to an individual or group to choose from when performing or producing something
techniquen: a particular way or art of doing something that needs skill
spiritualadj: relating to or affecting the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or physical things
naughtyadj: badly behaved; disobedient
aggressiveadj: behaving in an angry, energetic, or threatening way towards another person; tending to spread quickly
surrenderv: to cease resistance to an enemy or opponent and submit to their authority
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management
infantileadj: relating to or characteristic of infants or infancy; behaving in an immature or childish manner; lacking maturity or sophistication
poeticadj: of or relating to poetry (= a piece of writing that emphasizes the expression of feelings and ideas); using language in an imaginative and expressive way
intelligencen: the ability to learn, comprehend, or make judgments or conclusions based on reasons
pivotn: a change in direction or focus, especially in a business or political strategy; a fixed point that supports something that turns or balances
biologyn: the scientific study of life and the natural processes of living things
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
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
blissn: extreme happiness or joy
orgasmn: the peak of sexual pleasure during sexual activity, which typically involves intense physical and emotional sensations
hintn: an indirect suggestion; a slight but appreciable amount of something
anticipationn: the action of expecting that something might happen in the future and perhaps doing something about it now
mortarn: a mixture of cement, sand, and water used for binding building materials together; a heavy, deep bowl used to pound or grind substances
poeticsn: the study or practice of literary composition, including the use of language, imagery, and other creative elements to create works of poetry or literature
cultivatev: to prepare and foster land for growing crops or plants
ingredientn: one of the things used to make something, especially one of the foods used to make a particular dish
curiosityn: a strong desire to know or learn about something
sparkv: to start something or make it grow, especially suddenly; to emit a tiny piece of fire or electricity
definitionn: a concise explanation of the meaning of a word, phrase, or symbol
mysticaladj: relating to or characterized by spiritual powers; beyond ordinary understanding
bifurcatev: to divide or split into two branches or parts
trauman: an emotional wound or shock often has long-lasting effects caused by a highly upsetting or shocking experience
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
holocaustn: the systematic killing of millions of Jews and other minority groups by the Nazis during World War II, or any similar act of mass destruction
survivorn: a person who remains alive after an event in which others have died
tetherv: to tie or secure an animal, person, or object with a rope, chain, or other similar devices to prevent it from moving too far away; (noun) a rope or chain used to tie up or restrain an animal, such as a horse or dog
vigilantadj: keeping careful watch for possible danger or difficulties
anxiousadj: worried and nervous
insecureadj: not firm or firmly fixed; likely to fail or give way, or not assured of safety
liftv: to raise something to a higher position or level; to pick up something or somebody and move them to a different position
imaginativeadj: having or showing new and creative ideas
antidoten: a chemical substance or remedy that stops or controls the effects of a poison or disease
sexlessadj: lacking or having little sexual activity or expression; not displaying or emphasizing sexuality
reconnectv: to connect again after a break or interruption
vibratev: to move or cause anything to move fast and in small increments from side to side
renewaln: the process of making something new or active again; the act of renewing a subscription, license, etc.
vitalityn: the state of being strong and active; energy
affordv: to have enough money or time to be able to buy or do something
esteemn: great respect and approval for or a good opinion of someone
reversev: to change something’s direction, order, position, decision, etc., to the opposite one; (adjective) directed or moving toward the rear
dentv: to make a depression or indentation in the surface of something; (noun) a depression scratched or carved into a surface
receptionn: the act of receiving or the state of being received, especially warmly or kindly; a formal party of people
paradoxn: a statement, situation, or person that has two opposite facts or features and therefore seems impossible, is difficult to understand, or is strange;
puzzlingadj: confusing or difficult to understand; mysterious
nurturev: to take care of, feed, and protect someone or something while they are growing and developing
mutualadj: common to or shared by two or more parties
reciprocityn: a mutual exchange of help and advantages; privileges granted in return for similar privileges
stiflev: to suppress or restrain something, particularly a feeling, emotion, or action; to suffocate or prevent proper breathing or ventilation
jealousyn: a feeling of resentment or bitterness towards someone because they have something that you desire
possessv: to have or own something or to have as an attribute, knowledge, skill, etc.
aggressionn: the act of attacking or assaulting; hostile or violent behavior
dominancen: the state or quality of being the most powerful or influential person or group
mischiefn: playful, minor actions or behavior intended to cause harm, trouble, or annoyance; mischievous behavior that is not intended to cause harm or damage
demonstratev: to display something or give an exhibition to an interested audience
politicallyadv: in a way that relates to the government or public affairs of a nation
fantasyn: a fiction with a large amount of imagination in it; a pleasant situation that you imagine but that is unlikely to happen
selflessadj: concerned more with the needs and desires of others than with one’s own; unselfish; altruistic
presencen: the fact or state that someone or something exists, occurs, or is present
separatev: to force, take, or pull apart; mark as different
autonomyn: the right of an organization, country, or region to govern itself independently
cozyadj: comfortable and warm; giving a feeling of comfort, warmth, and relaxation
nestn: a structure in which animals lay their eggs or give birth to their young
discoveryn: the act or process of finding information, a place, or an object, or learning about something that was previously not known
depressedadj: sad and without any hope
reactionn: a response that reveals a person’s feelings or attitude; (in chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
recognizev: to acknowledge or realize something or someone; to identify, remember, or become aware of something that was previously known or encountered
burdenn: a duty, responsibility, etc. that is oppressive or worrisome; a load, typically a heavy one that is difficult to carry
translatev: to convert or change words into another language
cursen: a rude or offensive word or an expression that is not polite and shows that you are very angry
scoldv: to reprimand or criticize someone severely or angrily
dialecticn: a method of inquiry and discussion that involves examining and resolving opposing or conflicting ideas or arguments; a discourse or dialogue that seeks to find the truth through logical reasoning and inquiry
culminatev: to reach a peak or climax
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
privacyn: someone’s right to keep their personal matters and relationships not watched or interrupted by other people
stroken: a medical condition in which poor blood flow to the brain causes cell death; the act of swinging or striking at a ball with a club, racket, etc.
agileadj: able to move quickly and easily, often in a way that is graceful and controlled
waxn: a substance that is solid at room temperature but becomes softer and more pliable when heated, often used in the production of candles, polishes, and cosmetics; (verb) to become large
wanev: to decrease in size, strength, or intensity
intermittentadj: occurring at irregular intervals; not continuous or steady; stopping and starting periodically; sporadic
eclipsen: an obscuring of one celestial body by another, often used to describe a lunar or solar eclipse; a period of obscurity or decline, often used to describe a decline in popularity or influence; (verb) to surpass, overshadow, or outshine someone or something
resurrectv: to bring back to life or bring into existence again
mystificationn: the act or process of making something difficult to understand or explain, often to deceive or manipulate
mythn: an ancient story or set of stories accepted as history, especially explaining the worldview of a people
spontaneityn: the quality or state of being spontaneous; the act of behaving or acting in an impulsive, uninhibited, or unplanned manner
heavenn: (of various religious and mythological traditions) a place or state of existence considered to be the abode of the divine, the afterlife, or a higher realm of being; a state of great happiness, contentment, or beauty
laundryn: the act of washing clothes and linens; a room or area where clothes are washed and ironed
premeditatedadj: planned or considered in advance; done with deliberate intention or forethought; prepared or arranged in advance
intentionaladj: done, made or performed with purpose and intent
merryadj: cheerful and lively, often with a sense of joyfulness or celebration; characterized by a happy or festive mood