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strikev: to wallop somebody or something with the hand, fist, or weapon; to have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
engagev: to attract and keep someone’s attention and interest; to participate in or obtain services of something
like-mindedadj: having the same ideas or interests
discussv: to talk about or examine in detail through conversation or debate; to exchange ideas, opinions, or information on a particular topic
fellowadj: someone who has the same job or interests as you, or is in the same class, profession, or situation as you
heartburnn: a burning sensation or discomfort in the chest or throat, often caused by stomach acid refluxing into the esophagus
suspectv: to consider anything to be actual or probable
extremistn: a person who holds extreme political or religious views and who is willing to use violent or illegal methods to promote those views
overseaadj: situated or operating beyond national boundaries; in, from, or to foreign countries
embitterv: to cause someone to feel bitter, resentful, or angry; to make something unpleasant or difficult to accept
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
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
threatn: a strong indication or likelihood of harm, danger, or adverse consequences; an expression of intent to inflict harm or injury on someone or something, often made as a means of coercion or intimidation
extremeadj: very great in amount or degree
polarizationn: the division or separation of something into two opposing or contrasting groups or factions; the condition of being polarized or having poles
diplomatn: a person appointed by a government to conduct diplomacy (= the management of relationships between countries) with one or more other countries or international organizations
extremismn: the holding of extreme political or religious views; actions or beliefs that fall outside of what is considered acceptable or reasonable
democracyn: a form of government in which the people have the authority to deliberate and decide legislation, or to choose governing officials to do so
adversaryn: a person, group, or force that opposes or fights against another; an enemy or opponent
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
hirev: to give somebody a job
ultimateadj: furthest or highest in degree or order
warnv: to make someone aware of potential danger or difficulty, particularly one that may occur in the future
platformn: the raised flat space close to the track at a train station where passengers get on or off the train; (technology) a computational or digital environment in which a piece of software is executed
manipulatev: to influence or control something or someone to your advantage, often in an unfair or dishonest way
radicalizev: to cause or become more radical in one’s beliefs or actions; to adopt or promote more extreme or uncompromising ideas or practices
reclaimv: to take back something previously lost, given, or paid, or ask to have it back
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
susceptibleadj: easily influenced, harmed, or affected by something
outspokenadj: frank and candid in speech or expression; not afraid to speak one’s mind or voice one’s opinions, even if unpopular or controversial
clericn: a member of the clergy or a religious leader; someone who has been ordained or appointed to perform religious duties or responsibilities
dialoguen: a conversation in a book, play, or film
engagementn: a mutual promise to marry someone; an agreement to do something, especially at a particular time
mutualadj: common to or shared by two or more parties
suspicionn: the act of doubting something, especially something wrong
recallv: to remember something
insultn: a remark or action that causes offense or disrespect; (verb) to treat, mention, or speak to rudely
empathyn: the ability to share another person’s feelings or experiences by imagining that person’s situation
essencen: the basic or most important part or quality of something that makes it what it is
validadj: having a reasonable basis in logic or fact; still legally or officially acceptable
heartbreakn: a feeling of great sadness or disappointment
tacklev: to try to deal with a complex problem or situation
ecosystemn: all the plants and living creatures in an area and the way they affect each other and the environment
entrenchv: to establish or settle something firmly and securely, especially an idea, practice, or position; to occupy a trench or secured area
absolutismn: a political system in which the ruler has complete and unlimited power, often without any checks or balances from other institutions
compromisev: to settle a problem or disagreement by mutual concession
profitn: money that is earned in business or by selling things after deducting the costs involved
segmentn: a part or section of something; a distinct group within a larger whole
exploitv: to make full use of and gain an advantage from resources, opportunities, etc.
biasn: a strong feeling in favor of or against one group of people, an idea, or thing, often not based on fair judgment
provokev: to stimulate or give rise to a particular reaction or have a particular effect
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
incentivizev: to make someone want to do in a particular way by offering them a reward
inflammationn: a physical condition in which a part of the body becomes red, painful, hot, and often swollen, especially as a reaction to infection or injury
polaradj: relating to, or close to, the North or South Pole; characterized by complete opposites
chorusn: a group of singers or speakers who perform together, typically in a musical or dramatic production; the part of a song where a soloist is joined by a group of singers
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management
imposev: to officially force a new law, tax, duty, etc. to be obeyed or received
damn: a wall constructed over a river to block the flow of water, mainly used to generate energy
unfortunatelyadv: by bad luck; unluckily
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
electv: to choose someone for a specific position by voting for them; to decide or choose to do something
alarmn: a loud noise or an automatic signal that warns people of danger; a device that signals the occurrence of some undesirable event or particular danger
shiftingadj: constantly changing or moving
breakdownn: a failure or collapse of a system or organization
discoursen: any form of communication in speech or writing
repurposev: to use something again for a different purpose than it was originally intended
healv: to make a wound or injury to become well again
dividev: to separate or cause to separate into parts or groups
experimentn: the scientific test conducted to observe what happens and gain new knowledge
debaten: a formal discussion or argument of opposing viewpoints, often to persuade others to adopt a specific position; a public discussion, often on an issue of current interest, in which participants offer opinions and differing perspectives
competev: to strive to achieve more success than someone or something
ideologicaladj: relating to or concerned with ideas and theories rather than practical matters
mindsetn: the established set of attitudes or fixed ideas held by someone
vulnerableadj: capable of being hurt or influenced physically or mentally
integrityn: the quality of being honest and having strong moral principles; the state of being whole and undivided
advertisev: to draw attention to something such as a product, service, or event in public to encourage people to buy, use, or attend it
illusionn: a false idea or belief, especially about somebody or about a situation
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
steerv: to control the direction or movement of a vehicle; to direct a course of action; to guide or motivate someone
divisiveadj: tending to cause disagreement or hostility between people
interferencen: the act or process of getting involved in and trying to influence a specific situation; the state of being affected and influenced with
tacticn: a method or strategy used to achieve a particular goal or objective
underlyingadj: significant as a cause or basis of something but not immediately apparent or stated clearly
systemicadj: affecting or related to the whole of something, especially the human body or a society
constructv: to build or create something; to assemble or combine different parts to form something whole
antithesisn: the direct opposite; a contrast or opposition between two things
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
rewardn: a thing given in acknowledgment of service, hard work, achievement, etc.
encouragev: to give someone support, confidence, or hope; to persuade someone to do or continue to do something by making it easier for them and making them believe it is a good thing to do
sincereadj: (of a person, feelings, or behavior) open and genuine; not deceitful
optimizev: to make the best or most effective use of something
incentiven: something, such as a punishment, reward, etc., that encourages a person to do something
frictionn: the force that opposes motion between two objects in contact, especially by producing heat and wear, and is proportional to the normal force between the objects
recognizev: to acknowledge or realize something or someone; to identify, remember, or become aware of something that was previously known or encountered
emotionaladj: relating to people’s feelings
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
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
engagingadj: attracting, pleasant, or charming
unfortunateadj: having bad luck or fortune; unlucky
salaciousadj: characterized by or describing inappropriate, often sexually suggestive content or behavior; excessively erotic or lustful in nature
wonkn: a person who is very interested in or knowledgeable about a particular subject, especially one regarded as dry or nerdy
viraladj: relating to or caused by a virus
algorithmn: a set of rules or rigorous instructions typically used to solve a specific problem or to perform a computation
poisonn: a substance that can cause illness, injury, or death when ingested, inhaled, or absorbed through the skin; something harmful, malicious, or toxic; the act of damaging or ruining a relationship; (verb) to introduce a substance into something or someone harmful and potentially deadly
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
mistrustv: to have doubts or suspicions about the honesty or sincerity of someone
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
dramaticallyadv: in a very impressive manner
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
journaln: a newspaper or magazine specialized in a specific topic or profession
exposedadj: having no protection or shield from something, such as bad weather, attack, or criticism
internaladj: of or relating to the inside of something
specificallyadv: only associated with or meant for one thing
presencen: the fact or state that someone or something exists, occurs, or is present
modernadj: of or belonging to the present time or recent times
environmentn: the natural world such as air, water, and land in which humans, animals, and plants live
crystaln: a solid material with many even sides that is formed naturally when the substance becomes solid and has a highly regular atomic structure; clear and colorless glass made of almost pure silica
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
bombardv: to attack a place with bombs or gunshots continuously; to address with continuously or persistently, as if with a barrage
confirmv: to support or establish the truth or certainty of something previously believed or suspected to be the case
reinforcev: to strengthen or support something, especially by adding another material to it; to make emotion, idea, etc. stronger
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
tacticsn: the methods or strategies used to achieve a specific goal or outcome, particularly in the context of military, business, or sports
recruitv: to persuade someone to work for a company; to find new members for an organization, the armed forces, etc.
persuadev: to convince or induce someone to do something by presenting a reason or argument; to sway or influence someone’s decision or opinion
empowerv: to give someone the power or authority to do something
decision-makern: a person who makes important decisions, especially at a high level in an organization
disinformationn: false or misleading information that is spread deliberately, usually with the intent to deceive or manipulate public opinion
votern: a person who votes or has a legal right to vote in a political election
suppressionn: the act of stopping or preventing something from being expressed or revealed
rejectv: to refuse to accept, consider, or use something or someone
shynessn: the quality or state of being worried or embarrassed about meeting and speaking to other people
takeawayn: a message or conclusion that can be taken away from a situation or piece of information
mereadj: used to emphasize how insignificant or minor someone or something is
tinkerv: to make repairs, adjustments, or improvements to something, especially in an experimental or makeshift way
marginn: the space around the edge of a page or document; (finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold
policyn: a set of rules, guidelines, principles, or procedures that govern decision-making or action, often used in the context of business or government; a course of action or plan of action adopted or followed by an organization or individual to achieve a goal or objective
moderationn: the state or quality of being moderate, balanced, or restrained, especially in one’s behavior, habits, or thinking; avoiding excess or extremes
opposedadj: being completely different from something or disagreeing strongly with something
monetizev: to earn money from something, such as an asset, business, etc.; to coin into money
contributev: to give something, especially money or goods, to provide or achieve something together with other people
divisionn: the act or outcome of splitting into separate parts; a critical organizational unit or sector
radicalizationn: the process of adopting extreme or fanatical views, beliefs, or ideologies, often leading to violent or aggressive behavior
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
fundamentaladj: forming an essential base or core from which everything else develops or is affected
deep-seatedadj: firmly established or strongly felt; deeply ingrained or settled
societaladj: relating to society or social relationships
convenientadj: useful, helpful, or quick to do
attemptn: an act or effort of trying to do something, especially something difficult
deflectv: to cause something, especially a criticism or attack, to be directed away from someone
amplifyv: to enhance something, particularly sound or brightness
recommendv: to suggest that someone or something would be a suitable fit for a particular purpose or role
conspiracyn: a secret agreement between two or more people to perform something harmful or illegal
purveyorn: a person or company that provides goods or services
techniquen: a particular way or art of doing something that needs skill
rhetoricn: speech or writing intended to please or persuade someone; the art or study of using language effectively and persuasively in spoken or written form
sneakv: to go somewhere, or take someone or something somewhere secretly or stealthily; to steal or do something secretly or stealthily
retrainv: to teach or learn a new or different set of skills or knowledge, usually to adapt to a new job, situation, or technology
metricadj: using or relating to the meter as a unit of length; a system of related measures that facilitates the quantification of some particular characteristic
guardrailn: a sturdy metal or wooden railing or barrier placed beside a road, bridge, or other dangerous areas to prevent vehicles or people from going over the edge; a protective barrier or railing used to prevent falls or accidents
arbitern: a person with authority to settle or judge a dispute or disagreement; an impartial third party who makes a judgment or decision
frankadj: honest and sincere; open and candid in expression
compellingadj: arousing strong and irresistible interest, attention, or admiration
cedev: to give up, surrender, or transfer possession or control of something, especially territory, power, or authority
enforcev: to make sure that people obey a particular law, rule, or situation
toxicadj: of or relating to or caused by a poison; poisonous
tribaladj: relating to a social group or tribe, especially a preliterate society
trumpn: a playing card with a picture of a trumpeter on it, used in certain card games
consensusn: general agreement or accord in the judgment or opinion reached by a group as a whole
optimisticadj: hoping or expecting that good thing will happen or something will be successful
portrayv: to depict or describe someone or something in a painting, film, book, or other artistic work
perspectiven: a confident attitude toward something; a particular style of thinking about something
robustadj: sturdy and healthy in form, constitution, or construction; strong enough to withstand or overcome intellectual challenges or adversity
inclusiveadj: including much or everything, and especially including stated limits; not excluding any of the people, things, ideas, etc. involved in something
emphasizev: to give or show particular importance to something
citizenshipn: the status of being a member of a particular country
magicaladj: produced by or containing supernatural powers
legislationn: a law or a set of laws suggested and then passed by a parliament, or the act of making or enacting laws
balancen: a condition in which everything has the same weight or force; something left after other parts have been taken away
insistv: to say something clearly or demand something forcefully, especially when other people disagree with or oppose what you say
transparencyn: the condition or quality of being easy to see through
recommendationn: an official suggestion that something is good or suitable for a particular purpose or job
enginen: a machine that converts thermal energy to mechanical work; something that has an important role used to achieve a purpose
curaten: a clergyman who is in charge of a parish; a person in charge of a museum, gallery, or church, responsible for the care and display of its collections and exhibitions; (verb) to carefully select, organize, and maintain items in a collection, exhibition, or presentation
amplificationn: the process of increasing the volume or intensity of something; the expansion or elaboration of a concept or idea
individualn: a single person or thing, as distinct from a group
misinformationn: information that is false or inaccurate, or the act of giving wrong information, especially deliberately
inspirev: to make somebody fill with the desire, confidence, or enthusiasm, especially to do something creative
representativen: someone who speaks or acts officially on behalf of another person or group of people
educatev: to provide or receive instruction or training over a period of time at a school, university, etc.
priorityn: something that is more important than other things and should be dealt with first
employern: a person or organization that pays workers to work for them
sowv: to plant seeds in the ground to grow crops or plants; to establish or set in motion
distrustn: a lack of trust or confidence in someone or something
globen: the earth or world, mainly used to emphasize its vastness
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
violentadj: involving or caused by physical force or aggression against someone or something
academicadj: associated with schools, colleges, and universities, especially studying and thinking, not with practical skills
journalistn: a person who collects and writes news stories or articles for newspapers, magazines, radio, television, or other online media
employv: to give somebody a job and pay them for it; to make use of
rooftopn: the upper surface or cover of a building’s roof, often used for recreational or other purposes
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options

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