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illustriousadj: famous, respected, and honored
chiefadj: most important or primary; (noun) a person who is in charge
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
awardn: a prize or other mark of recognition given in honor of an achievement
affairn: event, situation, or subject that is significant from a political or public perspective; a secretive or illicit sexual relationship
statisticsn: the discipline that concerns the collection, organization, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of data
thrilln: a feeling of extreme and sudden excitement and pleasure; to cause someone to feel sudden intense sensation or emotion
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
correspondentn: a person who writes news reports for publication or broadcast
essentiallyadv: relating to the essential features or concepts of anything
coalfacen: the working surface of a coal mine, where coal is cut and extracted; (of work) the front-line
perspectiven: a confident attitude toward something; a particular style of thinking about something
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
divev: to jump into the water with your head and arms going in first, or to move down to a deeper level underwater
custodyn: the state of being physically responsible for something or someone, especially a child; a state of being confined, usually for a short time
moralityn: principles of right and evil or good and bad behavior
arrestv: to take into custody
hijabn: a headscarf traditionally worn by Muslim women to cover their hair and neck
sparkv: to start something or make it grow, especially suddenly; to emit a tiny piece of fire or electricity
protestn: a strong expression of disagreement, disapproval, or opposition
revolutionn: a large-scale attempt to overthrow the government of a country, often using violence or war;
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
journalistn: a person who collects and writes news stories or articles for newspapers, magazines, radio, television, or other online media
pursuev: to do something or attempt to attain something over time; to follow or seek someone or something, especially in trying to catch them
upsetadj: causing or marked by anxiety, uneasiness, trouble, or grief; (verb) to make someone anxious, unhappy, or angry
demonstratev: to display something or give an exhibition to an interested audience
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
monarchyn: a form of government in which a country is ruled by a king or a queen who typically inherits the authority
veiln: a piece of fine cloth worn by women to cover or conceal the face; (verb) to cover, conceal, or obscure
tugv: to pull something quickly and hard, often several times
strictadj: strongly limiting someone’s freedom; allowing no deviation from a standard, rule, belief, etc.
conservativeadj: holding traditional views and values and opposed to change or innovation
religionn: a deep conviction in a supernatural power that controls human destiny
tightadj: fixed, fastened, or kept together firmly or closely
looseadj: not securely fixed or fastened in place or able to be detached or separated from something
chadorn: a large, loose garment worn by Muslim women to cover their body, head, and face
generationn: all the people born and living at about the same time, regarded collectively; the production of heat or electricity
treadv: to step or walk on something
scarfn: a piece of cloth worn around the neck or head for warmth, cleanliness, fashion, or religious reasons
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
bangv: to hit or cause to hit something in a way that makes a loud noise
forbiddenadj: not permitted or allowed by rules or laws
incrediblyadv: in a way that is very difficult to believe; exceedingly or extremely
spiritn: the part of a person which is the seat of their mind, feelings, and character rather than their physical body; the general atmosphere of a place or situation and the effect that it has on people
slightlyadv: in a small degree or extent; a little
draconianadj: severe or harsh; excessively strict
regimen: the organization, a system, or method that is the governing authority of a political unit
enforcev: to make sure that people obey a particular law, rule, or situation
linern: a coating or covering, especially one used to protect a surface; a large commercial ship, especially one that carries passengers on a regular schedule
mullahn: an Islamic religious leader or teacher
hardlineadj: firm and uncompromising; very strict or severe
presidentn: the leader of a republic, for example, the US; the person in charge of the organization such as a company, university, club, etc.
presidencyn: the office or term of the President of a country or organization
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
interpretationn: an explanation or opinion of something, especially that is not immediately obvious
ultimateadj: furthest or highest in degree or order
aimv: to try or plan to get or achieve something
relativeadj: considered and evaluated through comparison with something else
backlashn: a strong negative reaction to something; a movement back from an impact
circulatev: to move continuously or freely around a place or closed system
executev: to kill someone, especially as a legal punishment; to carry out or perform an action, duty, etc.
veracityn: truthfulness; accuracy
disprovev: to show that something is not true or correct
detainv: to keep someone in official custody; to prevent them from leaving
parliamentn: a legislative body, especially the one that represents the people of a country or state
penaltyn: a punishment for violating a law, rule, or contract
possibilityn: a chance that something may happen or be true
massn: a large amount of a substance with no definite shape or form; a large number of people or things grouped or crowded together
executionn: the act or process of carrying out a plan, order, or course of action; the act or process of carrying out the death penalty
broadcastv: to send out a program or some information on radio or television
recallv: to remember something
governmentn: the group of people with authority to control a country or state
unheardadj: not heard, listened to, or noticed; not having been brought to public attention
uprisingn: a public rebellion, especially against an established government or authority
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
colleaguen: one of a group of a coworker, especially in a profession or a business
harshadj: severe and unkind; extremely tough and unpleasant to inhabit
burialn: the act or ceremony of placing a dead body in a grave
defyv: to challenge or dare someone to do something; to resist or disobey a rule, decision, etc.
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
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
riotn: a violent disturbance of the peace by a crowd, characterized by destruction of property, looting, arson, and attacks on individuals
crushv: to press it firmly, usually with your hands or a tool, so that it becomes flat or smaller
interlocutorn: a person who participates in a conversation or dialogue; a person who speaks or converses with another
brutaladj: harsh or cruel
reactv: to take action in response to something
headscarfn: a piece of cloth worn on the head, often for religious or cultural reasons
heritagen: the culture and traditions that are passed down from previous generations
editv: to prepare written material for publication by correcting, condensing, or otherwise modifying it
basisn: the most important facts, ideas, or events from which something is developed; the way how things are organized or arranged
trendn: a general direction in which something is changing or developing
upheavaln: great change, disruption, or disturbance; (geology) a rise of land to a higher elevation
terrorismn: the use of violence to attain political or religious goals or to compel a government to act
jailn: a facility where criminals are kept to be punished for their crimes; a prison
pawnn: a piece in the game of chess that can be moved only forward and captured only diagonally; (verb) leave as a guarantee in return for money
unfortunatelyadv: by bad luck; unluckily
tragicadj: causing great sadness or suffering; very unfortunate
nationalityn: the legal status or right of belonging to a particular country
refugen: the state of being safe or protected from danger, trouble, or difficulty, or a place providing shelter or protection from them
dragv: to pull or haul with force
turmoiln: a state of great disturbance, confusion, or uncertainty, often marked by intense activity or strong emotions
nuclearadj: of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of an atom; deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
pendingadj: awaiting a decision or resolution; yet to be resolved
midtermadj: referring to the middle of a term or period, especially in politics or education
imposev: to officially force a new law, tax, duty, etc. to be obeyed or received
sanctionn: official permission or approval for an action, especially an economic or political action by a government or international organization
individualn: a single person or thing, as distinct from a group
deemv: to consider or decide something in a particular way
responsibleadj: answerable or accountable for something within one’s power, control, or management
crackdownn: a severe or forceful attempt to suppress or control something, such as illegal or disruptive behavior
educatedadj: having received a high standard of education
sophisticatedadj: having a great deal of worldly experience and knowledge of people’s behavior, culture, and fashion
moraladj: concerned with the principles of what is right and wrong, fairness, honesty, etc.
overthrowv: to defeat or remove a leader or a government from a position of power by force
sullyv: to tarnish or damage the purity or integrity of; to defile
interferencen: the act or process of getting involved in and trying to influence a specific situation; the state of being affected and influenced with
tarnishedadj: no longer having a good reputation or being reduced in value, quality, or excellence
Donn: a Spanish gentleman; a university lecturer, especially a senior member of a college at Oxford or Cambridge
afaradv: at or to a great distance; far away
helplessadj: unable to take care of oneself or to do things without help
definitelyadv: without any question and beyond doubt; clearly
illegaladj: not allowed by law
generousadj: willing to give and share something such as money, help, kindness, etc., especially more than is necessary or expected
fleev: to leave by running away, especially out of fear or danger
repressv: to restrain or control by force; to suppress feelings or memories
crisisn: a time of great disagreement, confusion, or danger when problems must be resolved or critical decisions must be taken
zonen: a specific area, region, or section that is marked off or defined in some way
devastationn: the act of causing great destruction or damage, often on a large scale
asylumn: protection granted to someone who has left their home country as a political refugee
refugeen: a displaced person who has crossed national borders and who cannot or is unwilling to return home due to political, religious, or economic reasons or because of a war
envisagev: to imagine and expect something in the future; to plan or forecast something
oppressv: to treat people in a cruel and authoritarian way, especially by denying them the same freedoms, rights, etc. as other people
starvationn: a severe lack of food that leads to malnutrition and, ultimately, death
disastern: an unexpected event or series of events that cause widespread damage, destruction, or loss of life
shamn: something that is not as good or true as it seems to be and is intended to deceive people; a person who pretends to be something they are not
maximumadj: the largest or greatest amount or value attainable or attained
ricketyadj: wobbly, unsteady, and likely to collapse
scandaln: an action or event regarded as morally or legally wrong and causing general public outrage
blotv: to soak up a liquid by using a piece of cloth, paper, etc.; to make a spot or spots onto paper
physicallyadv: in a way related to a person’s body or appearance rather than their mind
thwartv: to prevent something from happening or succeeding
battlefieldn: a place where a battle or conflict is fought
devastatingadj: causing a great deal of destruction or damage
relentlessadj: persistent and determined; continuing despite difficulties or setbacks
cruisen: a voyage on a large ship for pleasure; driving or traveling at a leisurely pace
missilen: a weapon, such as a rocket or guided projectile, that is self-propelled and directed by remote control or by an internal guidance mechanism
kamikazeadj: characterized by a willingness to risk death in a suicide attack; suicidal
dronen: a low continuous humming noise; someone who takes more time than necessary; a pilot-less aerial vehicle that is operated by remote control
infrastructuren: the basic systems, services, or features that are necessary for an organization or country, such as transport and power supplies
residentialadj: relating to, suitable for, or used for living in
ordinaryadj: not different, exceptional, or unexpected in any way, especially in quality, ability, size, or degree
phenomenallyadv: extremely or exceptionally, especially in a way that is surprising
resourcefuladj: showing creativity and ability to find quick and practical solutions to problems
engineern: a person whose job is designing, building, or maintaining something such as machines, structures, or software
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
rollv: to move in a particular direction by turning over and over or from side to side
blackoutn: a loss of electric power for a general region; a suspension of radio or TV broadcasting; a momentary loss of consciousness
intertwinev: to twist together or become twisted together
electrifyv: to make a machine or system work by using electricity; to make someone extremely enthusiastic about or interested in something
yinn: in Chinese philosophy, the feminine or passive principle characterized as darkness and the moon and associated with softness, wetness, and cold
yangn: in Chinese philosophy, the masculine or active principle characterized as light and the sun and associated with hardness, dryness, and heat
pumpv: to cause water, air, gas, etc. to move from one place to another by using mechanical equipment; to get or supply something such as money, information, etc. in significant quantities
utterlyadv: completely or absolutely
overwhelmv: to defeat someone or something by using a great deal of force; to have a strong emotional effect on somebody
delightn: a feeling of great pleasure or happiness
aggressv: to attack or threaten with violence or offense
subjugatev: to bring under control; to conquer; to make subservient to one’s authority
surrenderv: to cease resistance to an enemy or opponent and submit to their authority
nowhereadv: not in, at, or to any place; not anywhere
independencen: freedom from another’s or others’ control or influence
sovereigntyn: supremacy or authority, especially supreme authority over a country
frankadj: honest and sincere; open and candid in expression
frontlineadj: in the most critical or dangerous position; in the military line or part of an army closest to the enemy
troopn: a group of soldiers, especially a large one; a group of people, animals, or things considered as a unit.
extentn: the point or degree or area to which something extends
totalitarianadj: of or relating to a system of government in which a single political party has complete control and power
threatenv: to utter intentions of injury or punishment against someone
principlen: a fundamental law or truth that explains or controls how something happens or works
expansionn: the process of becoming larger or more extensive, or the result of this process
fakeadj: not genuine; fraudulent or counterfeit
witn: the ability to say or write things or ideas in a clever and humorous way
inspirationn: something that motivates or encourages someone to create or achieve something, or a feeling of excitement or creativity
dignityn: the quality of being worthy of esteem or respect; high office or rank or station
mindsetn: the established set of attitudes or fixed ideas held by someone
extraordinaryadj: exceptional, unexpected, very unusual; surpassing the ordinary or usual
entertainmentn: public shows, films, television, or other performances or activities of enjoying people
corruptionn: dishonest, harmful, or illegal behavior, especially of people in positions of power
candidadj: honest, straightforward, and frank in someone’s words or actions
improvev: to make or become better
crackv: to break or cause to break without dividing into separate parts; (noun) a line on the surface of something along which it has separated without breaking
senatorn: a member of a legislative body, especially a member of the U.S. Senate
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
militaryadj: relating to or characteristic of members of the armed forces; of or relating to war or warfare
operatev: to work in a particular way; to supervise something
pokev: to push or prod with a sharp object or the finger
unthinkableadj: too unlikely or shocking to imagine or accept
scaredadj: afraid or frightened
militarilyadv: in a manner related to the military or armed forces; with the use of military means
ministryn: a department of government responsible for a particular area of public service
constantlyadv: all the time
trolln: a person who makes inflammatory or off-topic posts on the internet; a supernatural creature often portrayed as a giant or dwarf that lives in isolated areas; (verb) to fish by dragging a baited line through the water behind a boat
incredibleadj: unbelievable; enormous
humorn: the quality of being amusing or funny; the liquid parts of the body
liberatev: to set free; to release or rescue from captivity or oppression
negotiatev: to have formal discussions with someone to reach an agreement
invadev: to enter aggressively into another’s territory by military force for conquest and occupation
annexv: to add territory to a country, state, or region, typically by conquest; (noun) an addition that extends a main building
territoryn: an area under the control of a ruler or state
referendumn: a general vote in which all the people of a country can vote on an important political or social issue
annexationn: the process of adding territory to a country, state, or other political units
negotiationn: the process of discussing and reaching an agreement with others
rewardn: a thing given in acknowledgment of service, hard work, achievement, etc.
aggressionn: the act of attacking or assaulting; hostile or violent behavior
invasionn: army’s act of forcibly entering another country or territory to take control of it
unityn: the condition of being together or in agreement
ethnicadj: relating or belonging to a group of people who share a cultural tradition
cleansern: a product that cleans or removes dirt or other substances, especially a liquid or cream for cleaning your face
genociden: the intentional killing of a large group of people, especially those of a particular ethnic group or nation
legitimateadj: accordant with or allowed by law; lawful
suppressionn: the act of stopping or preventing something from being expressed or revealed
accurateadj: correct and exact in all details
journaln: a newspaper or magazine specialized in a specific topic or profession
committedadj: willing to put in a lot of effort, time, and energy into something; firmly believing in something
instancen: a particular example or single occurrence of something
accomplishedadj: having completed a task or achieved a goal successfully; skilled or proficient at something
recommendv: to suggest that someone or something would be a suitable fit for a particular purpose or role
constraintn: a limit or restriction on something, such as an action, behavior, or thought
avenuen: a wide road in a town or city, especially with trees or tall buildings on both sides; a line of approach
consumev: to spend something, especially fuel, energy, or time, in a large amount
sealv: to close or fasten an envelope, etc. securely; (noun) a large marine mammal that chiefly lives in cold regions and comes on shore to breed
authenticityn: the quality of being real or genuine
approvaln: the belief that someone or something is good or acceptable
conflictn: a strong disagreement, argument, or a violent clash between two opposing groups or individuals
grossadj: being the total amount of something before any deductions; obese and ugly or unpleasant
violationn: an action that breaches a law, rule, or agreement; an infringement of rights or duties
humanitarianadj: something relating to the promotion of human welfare or someone who works to promote human welfare
atrocityn: brutal act; an extremely wicked or cruel act
absolutelyadv: without restriction or limitation; completely or utterly
mantran: a word or phrase, often repeated, that is used as a focus for the mind during meditation
neutraladj: not helping or assisting either side in a conflict, argument, etc.
equivalentn: having the same value, quality, meaning, purpose, etc.
truthfuladj: honest and telling the truth
climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
denyv: to state that one refuses to admit the existence or truth of something
brinkn: the point at which something is about to happen; the edge of a steep place
catastrophen: a sudden event that causes extreme ruin and misfortune
trustworthyadj: reliable and dependable
credibleadj: capable of being trusted or believed
suddenlyadv: quickly and unexpectedly
observern: a person who watches or notices someone or something but has no active part in it
rigorn: strictness or severity in opinion, temper, or judgment
bankruptcyn: the legal status of a person or business that cannot repay debts to creditors
fossiln: any preserved remains, impression, or trace of any once-living thing that has become hard and turned into rock
fueln: a substance that is typically burned to generate heat or energy
endangerv: to put someone or something in a risky situation
appreciatev: to value and acknowledge the worth of someone or something; to be grateful for something or someone

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