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tremendousadj: very great in degree or extent or amount or impact; extremely good
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
inappropriateadj: not suitable or proper for a particular occasion, purpose, or person
optimismn: a feeling or the belief that good things will happen, or the quality of being full of hope and emphasizing the positive aspects of a situation
extraordinaryadj: exceptional, unexpected, very unusual; surpassing the ordinary or usual
uglyadj: unattractive in appearance; unpleasant to look at
divisionn: the act or outcome of splitting into separate parts; a critical organizational unit or sector
racialadj: of or related to the race (= classification of humans into groups based on physical traits or social relations)
reckonv: to think or believe something
amokadv: in a restless or uncontrolled manner, typically associated with a violent outburst or rampage
mentionv: to speak or write about something or someone briefly
pandemicn: an outbreak of a disease that affects many people over a very wide area
impendingadj: about to happen or occur; close in time; imminent
climaten: the weather in a particular location averaged over some long period
catastrophen: a sudden event that causes extreme ruin and misfortune
contextn: the circumstances, facts, or conditions that surround a particular event, situation, or statement and that give it meaning
naiveadj: showing unaffected simplicity and lack of experience, wisdom, or judgment
unwantedadj: not wanted or desired
annoyingadj: making someone feel slightly angry
shallowadj: not having much distance from the top to the bottom
determinationn: the quality of being persistent and purposeful; the act of finding out the exact nature or essence of something
pathwayn: a track that constitutes or serves as a path; an approach or a way of doing something
amazingadj: extremely surprising, especially in a way that you like or admire
visionn: the ability to think about or see the future with imagination and intelligence; the faculty of being able to see
persuadev: to convince or induce someone to do something by presenting a reason or argument; to sway or influence someone’s decision or opinion
intelligencen: the ability to learn, comprehend, or make judgments or conclusions based on reasons
innovativeadj: introducing or using new methods, ideas, etc.
dystopian: an imaginary place where everything is extremely bad because of deprivation or oppression or terror, or a work of fiction describing those 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.
legendaryadj: famous or well-known, especially through long-standing popular stories or tradition
start-upn: a newly established company or business
acceleratev: to make something faster or earlier; to cause to develop or progress more quickly
launchv: to send or propel something into the air or space using a device such as a rocket, missile, or spacecraft; to make something available or on sale for the first time
dedicatev: to give all of your energy, time, etc., entirely to a specific person, activity, or cause; to set apart for a particular purpose or use
nobleadj: having or showing excellent personal qualities or high moral principles that people admire
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
buzzv: to make a continuous, low humming sound such as the one bee makes; an exciting and active atmosphere
improvev: to make or become better
conversationn: an informal talk between two or more people to exchange their views, ideas, information, etc.
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
loftyadj: elevated in position, rank, or status; grand; elevated in style or language
criticn: someone who expresses opinions about the quality of books, music, etc.
excitingadj: causing a lot of interest or excitement
attituden: the way you think and feel about someone or something
combinationn: a collection of things that have been combined; an assemblage of separate parts or qualities
technologicaladj: based on scientific and industrial progress
progressionn: the act or process of changing to the next stage or phase or moving forward
societaladj: relating to society or social relationships
decisionn: the act or process of making up someone’s mind about something; a choice or judgment reached after considering options
governv: to legally control and direct a country, city, group of people, etc. and be responsible for introducing new laws, organizing and maintaining public services
inexpensiveadj: costing little; having a low price
carbonn: a chemical element that can be found in pure form as diamond or graphite, and it is also an essential part of coal and oil and is found in all plants and animals
nuclearadj: of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of an atom; deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
disastern: an unexpected event or series of events that cause widespread damage, destruction, or loss of life
vaccinen: a substance that is put into the body and protects them from disease by causing them to produce antibodies (= proteins that attack harmful bacteria, viruses, etc.)
deployv: to move troops or weapons into a position or military action; to bring into something in an effective way
percentagen: the number, amount, or rate of something, which is usually the amount per hundred
diseasen: a disorder or illness that affects the body or mind, often characterized by specific symptoms or abnormal functioning of organs or systems
spann: the entire length of something, such as time or space from beginning to end; the amount of space that something covers
AIn: (abbreviation for artificial intelligence) the theory and development of computer systems capable of doing activities that would ordinarily need human intelligence, such as object recognition, speech recognition, decision-making, and language translation
incrediblyadv: in a way that is very difficult to believe; exceedingly or extremely
optimisticadj: hoping or expecting that good thing will happen or something will be successful
scrolln: a long roll of paper containing writing; (verb) to move through text or graphics on a screen to view different parts of them
sincereadj: (of a person, feelings, or behavior) open and genuine; not deceitful
negativeadj: having the quality of something bad or harmful; expressing refusal
maximumadj: the largest or greatest amount or value attainable or attained
minimizev: to make something, especially something bad, small or less serious
genuineadj: real and exactly; not pretended; sincerely felt or expressed
magnituden: the extent, level, importance, or amount of something
glimpsen: a brief or partial view; the act of seeing something or someone for a very short time or only partly
revolutionn: a large-scale attempt to overthrow the government of a country, often using violence or war;
interactv: to communicate or react with somebody
interfacen: (computer science) a program that controls a display for the user and that allows the user to interact with the system; (chemistry) a surface forming a common boundary between two things
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
visibleadj: capable of being seen; or open to easy view
releasev: to set free or allow to escape from confinement
rampn: a sloping surface connecting two levels or inclines, typically used for the movement of people, vehicles, or goods
intentn: a strong determination or attention to do or achieve something; (adjective) having a strong determination to do or achieve something
queryn: a question or inquiry, often used in the context of research, information-gathering, or data analysis; a request for information
fuzzyadj: having a soft and indistinct outline or covered with fine, soft, and hairlike fibers
excitementn: a feeling of great enthusiasm and eagerness
interactiveadj: acting reciprocally; mutually responsive
virtualadj: being actually such in almost every respect; existing in essence or effect though not in actual fact
polishn: a substance used to smooth or shine a surface; the act of smoothing or shining a surface
individualn: a single person or thing, as distinct from a group
tutorn: a person who teaches or gives private instruction in a particular subject or skill
conceptn: an idea or principle associated with something abstract
impersonatev: to pretend to be someone else, often with the intent to deceive or defraud; to imitate the mannerisms or speech of another person as a form of tribute or satire
adjacentadj: next to, close to, or adjoining something
normallyadv: usually; under normal conditions
hirev: to give somebody a job
immediatelyadv: now or without delay
appn: (abbreviation for application) software designed to run on smartphones and other mobile devices or inside a web browser on a PC
medicaladj: relating to the treatment of illness or injuries; relating to the practice of medicine
maximn: a well-known phrase that expresses a general or fundamental truth, principle, or rule for behavior
compellingadj: arousing strong and irresistible interest, attention, or admiration
essayn: a short piece of writing on a particular topic, usually written by a student as a port of a course of study
entirelyadv: completely
stitchn: one of the tiny thread lines visible on a piece of fabric after it has been sewn
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
impressiveadj: arousing admiration due to size, quality, or skill
philosophyn: the study of general and fundamental questions, such as those about existence, reason, knowledge, values, mind
ambiguousadj: open to more than one interpretation; not clear or decided
definitionn: a concise explanation of the meaning of a word, phrase, or symbol
entertainingadj: providing enjoyment or amusement, especially through being lively or amusing
sentientadj: having the ability to perceive or feel things, particularly through sense perception like touch or sight, especially at higher levels of intelligence and consciousness
varyv: to become different in terms of size, shape, etc.
grantv: to agree to give or allow somebody
profoundadj: extremely great; sensed or experienced very strongly; displaying a high level of knowledge or comprehension
gibberishn: unintelligible or nonsensical language or speech; meaningless or difficult to comprehend talk or writing
definitelyadv: without any question and beyond doubt; clearly
bubblen: a thin, round, and often transparent mass of gas that is surrounded by a thin layer of liquid; a state of economic or social prosperity that is unsustainable and eventually collapses
hypen: advertisements and media discussions informing the public about a product and how nice or vital it is
kerneln: the central part or core of something, such as a seed or a computer operating system; a fundamental idea or principle
underestimatev: to think or suppose that a quantity, price, or size is smaller than it is
larvan: the immature free-living form of insect or an animal, which at hatching from the egg, is fundamentally unlike its parent and must metamorphose
confrontv: to face, meet or deal with a problem or difficult situation or person
inspirev: to make somebody fill with the desire, confidence, or enthusiasm, especially to do something creative
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
obviousadj: easy to see, discover or understand
essentiallyadv: relating to the essential features or concepts of anything
fractionn: a small part or item forming a piece of a whole; the quotient of two rational numbers
randomadj: made, done, or happening without method, conscious decision, or any regular pattern
eventuallyadv: finally, particularly after a long time or a lot of struggle, complications, and so on
relativeadj: considered and evaluated through comparison with something else
operatev: to work in a particular way; to supervise something
ingestv: to take food or drink into the body, often through the mouth; to absorb or assimilate something, often used to describe the intake of information or knowledge
predictv: to state beforehand that something will happen in the future, mainly based on knowledge or experience
transformv: to change in outward structure or looks;
architecturen: the art and science of designing and constructing buildings
sequencen: a series of related events, actions, numbers, etc., which have a particular order
fundamentaladj: forming an essential base or core from which everything else develops or is affected
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
representationn: the act of speaking, acting, or being present on behalf of someone officially; a statement of facts and reasons made in appealing or protesting
accurateadj: correct and exact in all details
predictionn: the act of predicting the future by reasoning; a statement made about the future
confusev: to mistake one thing for another; to make somebody hard to understand
distinguishv: to notice or understand the difference between two people or things
promptv: to make someone decide to or try to do something, or to make something happen
moderatelyadv: to an average size, amount, degree, or strength;
pronouncementn: a formal or authoritative statement or announcement, especially one issued by a governing body or public official
quotationn: a group of words taken from a text or speech and repeated by someone other than the original author or speaker
evolvev: to develop gradually, or to cause the development of something or someone gradually
quotev: to repeat or reproduce the words or statement of someone else, often acknowledging the source; to give an estimated cost or price for goods or services
evolutionn: a gradual process of transformation of living things
adaptationn: the action or process of changing to suit different conditions
abandonv: to leave a place, thing, or person with no intention of returning; (noun) a feeling of extreme emotional intensity
biologyn: the scientific study of life and the natural processes of living things
geneticsn: the branch of biology that studies genes, genetic variation, and heredity in organisms
presumev: to suppose or assume something to be true, often without sufficient evidence or proof; to take liberties, behave impolitely, or overstep one’s bounds, often due to arrogance or ignorance
recessn: a period of time when the members of a parliament, committee, etc., are adjourned; a short break in a trial in court
gravityn: the force that attracts a body towards the center of the earth or towards any other physical body having mass; a manner that is solemn
wisdomn: the quality of being wise, or the ability to use your knowledge and experience to make sensible decisions
opposedadj: being completely different from something or disagreeing strongly with something
mazen: a complex network of winding passages or pathways designed as a puzzle or challenge for people to navigate through
featn: a notable or impressive achievement, especially one that requires great skill or bravery
fantasticadj: extremely good; excellent
pursuev: to do something or attempt to attain something over time; to follow or seek someone or something, especially in trying to catch them
rearadj: at, toward, or near the back part of something; (verb) to look after a child until it is an adult
engineern: a person whose job is designing, building, or maintaining something such as machines, structures, or software
confidentadj: feeling sure about your abilities or qualities or having trust in people, plans, or the future
phenomenallyadv: extremely or exceptionally, especially in a way that is surprising
falsehoodn: a statement or belief that is untrue, often intentionally deceptive or misleading
alignmentn: an arrangement in which two or more elements are placed in a straight line or parallel to each other
misalignedadj: not properly aligned or arranged; not placed in the correct position or orientation
reinforcementn: the act of strengthening, supporting, or consolidating; something that serves to strengthen or support
giantadj: enormous; much bigger or more important than similar items usually are
bunchn: a grouping of several similar things which are growing or fastened together
judgmentn: the ability to form valuable opinions and make reasonable decisions
judgen: a person who makes decisions in a court of law; (verb) to determine the result of or form a critical opinion of something
alignv: to put or arrange two or more things in a straight line or to form a straight line
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
inherentadj: existing in something as a permanent, essential, or characteristic attribute
unsureadj: not certain or having doubts
cognitionn: the psychological process of perception and learning and reasoning; the mental action or process by which knowledge and understanding are developed in the mind
anthropomorphicadj: describing or relating to the attribution of human characteristics to non-human entities
combinev: to join or merge to form a single thing or group
techniquen: a particular way or art of doing something that needs skill
decidev: to make up someone’s mind about something; to come to a conclusion or judgment after considering options
algorithmn: a set of rules or rigorous instructions typically used to solve a specific problem or to perform a computation
undov: to reverse the effect of an action or event, typically one that is recent or specific
instructionn: detailed direction, order, etc., on how to do or use something
intelligentadj: having the capacity for thought and reason, especially to a high degree
brilliantadj: extremely clever, skilled, or impressive
outcomen: the result or effect of an action, event, etc.
awfuladj: causing fear, dread, or terror; very bad or unpleasant
siliconn: a chemical element with the symbol Si that is a hard, brittle crystalline solid with a blue-grey metallic luster and used for the transistors and integrated circuit chips in computers
valleyn: a long depression on the surface of the land, which typically contains a river
pushbackn: resistance, opposition, or an adverse reaction to a plan, idea, or proposal; a deliberate effort to resist, challenge, or oppose external pressure or influence; (verb) to resist or object to a proposal, idea, or plan
assemblev: to collect in one place as a single group
representv: to speak, act, or be present on behalf of another person or group; to form or constitute
broadadj: very wide; general
incompatibleadj: so different as to not be able to exist or work with another thing or person
exploitv: to make full use of and gain an advantage from resources, opportunities, etc.
openlyadv: without hiding any of your feelings, opinions, or facts; frankly and trustfully
disagreev: to have or express a different opinion, idea, etc.
concludev: to come to an end or close; to reach a judgment or opinion by reasoning
stancen: a way of thinking about something, especially expressed publicly; attitude or position of a standing person or animal
unreliableadj: not able to be trusted or depended on
suitableadj: fit or appropriate; proper; adapted
reliableadj: worthy of being relied on; trustworthy
plotn: a secret plan or scheme to achieve a specific goal; the plan or main story of a literary work; (verb) to plan secretly, usually something illegal
distractedadj: having one’s attention diverted or divided; being unable to concentrate because of being preoccupied or worried
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
relyv: to require a specific thing or the assistance and support of someone or something to continue, run properly, or succeed.
pythonn: a nonvenomous snake found in Africa, Asia, and Australia, known for its ability to squeeze and suffocate its prey before swallowing it whole; a high-level programming language used for various purposes, often in scientific computing and data analysis
flashn: a sudden intense burst of radiant energy; a momentary brightness
cursorn: a visual representation on a computer screen that is controlled by a mouse or other pointing device and is used to indicate where the next action or input will occur, typically in the form of an arrow or other icon
logon: a symbol or design that represents a company, organization, or product used on packaging, advertisements, and other materials
shockingadj: extremely or surprisingly bad, or causing a strong emotional response such as surprise or disgust
efficiencyn: the state or quality of doing something well with no waste of input such as time or money
specificationn: a detailed description of the characteristics, features, or requirements of something, typically a product or system; a written statement that outlines the standards, procedures, or requirements for a project or job
snippetn: a small piece or brief extract of something
horsepowern: a unit of power used to measure the output of mechanical engines, specifically the amount of work that one horse can do in a set amount of time
degreen: a unit of measurement for angles, temperature, or level of proficiency or achievement; a rank or level of academic or professional attainment
underlyingadj: significant as a cause or basis of something but not immediately apparent or stated clearly
regurgitatev: to bring back partially digested food from the stomach to the mouth; to repeat or recite something without understanding or adding anything new or original
brandn: a type of product, service, etc., made by a particular company and sold under a specific name; identification mark on the skin of livestock, criminals, etc., made by burning
translatev: to convert or change words into another language
creativeadj: relating to or involving the use of skill and original and unusual ideas to create something
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
possibilityn: a chance that something may happen or be true
exposedadj: having no protection or shield from something, such as bad weather, attack, or criticism
explodev: to burst or break open violently and noisily; to cause something to burst or break open
tubn: a large, deep, round container, typically made of metal or plastic, used for washing or soaking things, especially clothes or a person’s body
jinglev: to create or make a ringing sound, particularly one that is musical or catchy
attachv: to fasten, join, or connect one thing to another
nervousadj: worried and anxious about something; relating to the nerves
inspiringadj: stimulating and motivating you to want to do something
awesomeadj: inspiring fear, admiration, or respect; very good, nice, fun, etc.
graphicadj: relating to visual art or involving the use of diagrams or illustrations; very clear and powerful
inspirationn: something that motivates or encourages someone to create or achieve something, or a feeling of excitement or creativity
cyclen: an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs; a bicycle or motorcycle
incredibleadj: unbelievable; enormous
explosionn: a violent release induced by a chemical or nuclear reaction
wrestlingn: a sport in which two contestants grapple and try to throw each other to the ground
virusn: a tiny infectious organic material that causes disease in people, animals, and plants
nationn: a large organized community of people living in a particular country or region and having a particular culture
internaladj: of or relating to the inside of something
purityn: the state of being undiluted or unmixed with anything else; the state of being free from immorality, especially of a sexual nature
milestonen: an important event or stage in the development or progress of something; a stone by the side of a road to show distances
timelinen: a series of events arranged in chronological order and displayed along a line, usually drawn left to right or top to bottom
framen: a strong border or structure of the wood, metal, etc. that surrounds something such as a picture, door, or window
compositeadj: made up of different parts, elements, or substances; (noun) something made from two or more different substances
editorialadj: relating to the expression of opinions or interpretations in the media
hybridadj: composed of different elements or mixed characters
assistv: to help someone in doing anything
discretionn: the quality of behaving with caution and good judgment; the ability to keep confidential information confidential; freedom to make responsible decisions based on one’s judgment
suspectv: to consider anything to be actual or probable
destructionn: the act of causing so much damage to something
collarn: a band of material worn around the neck, typically forming part of a shirt or jacket
enormousadj: extremely large or great
grossadj: being the total amount of something before any deductions; obese and ugly or unpleasant
pretensionn: the act of claiming or asserting something, especially without good reason or without evidence; an unfounded or excessive claim or ambition
temptingadj: likely to attract or persuade someone to do something, especially something that may not be wise or safe
dramaticadj: very sudden, very excellent, or full of action and excitement
staccatoadj: a style of musical performance or composition that involves playing each note separately and distinctly, with a sharp or abrupt tone; speech or writing that is abrupt or disjointed
cushionn: a soft, padded object that is used to make a hard surface more comfortable or to protect an object from damage
engagingadj: attracting, pleasant, or charming
engagev: to attract and keep someone’s attention and interest; to participate in or obtain services of something
shiftn: a slight transition in position, direction, or trend
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
beneficialadj: helpful, useful, or sound; promoting or enhancing well-being
chainn: a series of connected links or objects; a system or group of interconnected elements; a restraint or shackle
retreatn: the act of moving back or withdrawing from a position or situation; a period of rest or relaxation away from work or everyday life
uniquelyadv: in a way that is different from all others; in a way that is not shared by others
principlen: a fundamental law or truth that explains or controls how something happens or works
cognitiveadj: of or relating to mental processes of understanding
ultimateadj: furthest or highest in degree or order
doableadj: possible to do; capable of existing, taking place, or proving true
firepowern: the ability or capacity of a military unit or weapon to deliver a high volume of fire; the destructive capacity of military weapons or equipment
vastadj: enormous in size, number, amount, or quantity
horizonn: the line at which the earth’s surface and the sky appear to meet; the range of interest or activity that can be anticipated
mergev: to combine or integrate things, or to cause this to happen
symbioticadj: involving two varieties of animal or plant, each of which supplies the conditions for the other to exist
steerv: to control the direction or movement of a vehicle; to direct a course of action; to guide or motivate someone
externaladj: belonging to or situated outside of someone or something
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
dictatev: to state or give order with total authority; to say or read aloud for somebody else to write down or to be recorded
superpowern: a country or nation that has significant global influence or formidable military, economic, or technological strength; a supernatural ability or force capable of extraordinary feats or feats beyond normal human capabilities
muskyadj: having a strong, earthy smell that is often reminiscent of musk or moss
neurologyn: the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the nervous system
brainn: the organ inside the head that is responsible for one’s movement, thought, memory, and feeling
uploadv: to transfer digital data or files from a local computer or device to a remote server or network; the act of transferring such data or files
botn: a computer program or software application that is capable of performing automated tasks, often on the internet; a type of electronic device that provides autonomous service or assistance to users
constantlyadv: all the time
competev: to strive to achieve more success than someone or something
mediumadj: of a size, amount, or level that is average or intermediate; (noun) a means or instrumentality for storing or communicating information
expandv: to increase or to make something greater in size, number, or importance
unstoppableadj: impossible to stop or prevent
rewardn: a thing given in acknowledgment of service, hard work, achievement, etc.
embracev: to accept something willingly and enthusiastically; (noun) the act of clasping another person in the arms as in greeting or affection
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
cofoundern: one of several people who establishes an organization or starts a business
horrifyv: to shock or disgust greatly
strikev: to wallop somebody or something with the hand, fist, or weapon; to have an emotional or cognitive impact upon
traditionallyadv: in accordance with tradition; typically or commonly done in a particular way
realmn: a domain of activity, interest, or knowledge
ignorev: to intentionally not listen or pay attention to
specificadj: clearly defined or particular to a certain thing or situation; distinct, explicit, and precise
dotn: a very small circular mark, especially one that is printed
elevatorn: a mechanical device used for vertical transportation, typically in multi-story buildings, consisting of a compartmentalized platform that moves between floors
pitchn: the property of sound that varies with variation in the frequency of vibration; the degree of a slope, especially of a roof; short presentation for selling or sharing something
identifyv: to recognize someone or something and say or prove who or what they are
advancev: to go or move forward; to develop in a positive way
imperfectlyadv: in a faulty or incomplete way
complicatedadj: involving a lot of different things or parts in a way that is difficult to understand or analyze
arrayn: a large group or collection of things or people, especially one that is impressive or attractive
ostlern: an employee at a stable who takes care of horses, including feeding, grooming, and exercising them
implyv: to indicate the truth or existence of something without referring to it
intentionaladj: done, made or performed with purpose and intent
suddenlyadv: quickly and unexpectedly
scenarion: a description of possible actions or events in the future; a written outline of a play, film, or literary work
subspacen: (in science fiction) a fictional space within which faster-than-light travel is possible; a mathematical concept in linear algebra, where a subspace is a subset of a vector space that is closed under addition and scalar multiplication; a mental state that can be reached during certain BDSM activities
frameworkn: the structural components of a building or object that support its weight and give it form; the underlying structure of a system, concept, or text
matrixn: a rectangular array of numbers, symbols, or expressions, arranged in rows and columns and often enclosed in brackets; an enclosure within which something originates or develops
axisn: a real or imaginary straight line through a body or figure around which the object turns; a group of countries in special alliance
quadrantn: a quarter of a circle or sphere or any of the four parts of an area divided by two intersecting lines or planes
worrisomeadj: causing worry, trouble, or anxiety; indicating the possible presence of danger, difficulty, or harm
editv: to prepare written material for publication by correcting, condensing, or otherwise modifying it
improvisationn: the act of making something up on the spot or creating or performing something without preparation
asleepadj: in a state of sleep
scarev: to frighten a person or animal, or to become frightened
misgivev: to feel doubt, uncertainty, or suspicion about something; to have reservations
discussv: to talk about or examine in detail through conversation or debate; to exchange ideas, opinions, or information on a particular topic
unintendedadj: not planned or meant
consequencen: the outcome of a particular action or event, especially relative to an individual
alienn: a person who comes from a different country, race, or group; a form of life assumed to exist outside the Earth or its atmosphere
wreakv: to cause or bring about something, often as a result of harmful or destructive actions or events
havocn: widespread destruction or devastation, often caused by natural disasters, war, or other violent events
harvestn: yields of plants in a single growing season; the period of the year when gathering occurs on a farm
damn: a wall constructed over a river to block the flow of water, mainly used to generate energy
coaln: a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock that is found below the ground and burnt to produce heat
incentiven: something, such as a punishment, reward, etc., that encourages a person to do something
whatsoeveradv: not at all; no matter what
functionn: the purpose or use of an object, system, or process; a particular activity or operation that is designed to serve a specific purpose; a mathematical concept that describes a relationship between two sets of values, called the input and output sets; (verb) to operate or work in a specific way, or to perform a particular task or purpose
corporateadj: of or relating to a large company
structuren: the way of construction of something and the arrangement of its parts, or a complex thing constructed of many parts
observev: to watch or notice something carefully, often to gather information or insights; to take note of something or someone; to celebrate or commemorate a special event or occasion
profitn: money that is earned in business or by selling things after deducting the costs involved
intentionn: something you want to do and are going to do
undesirableadj: not wanted or looked upon favorably; unwanted or unpleasant in nature, character, or appearance
specificallyadv: only associated with or meant for one thing
chartern: a document that grants certain rights or privileges; a contract to hire or lease transportation
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
initiallyadv: at the beginning; at first
argumentn: a set of statements or reasons used to support or refute a proposition or theory; a verbal or physical fight or dispute
corporationn: a large company or group of companies that are controlled together by law as a single unit
nonprofitadj: not established for commercial profit
terrorn: intense fear; a state of intense fear or alarm
misunderstandv: to interpret or understand something in the wrong way
tweakv: to pinch or squeeze something sharply; to adjust something finely
appropriateadj: suitable or proper in the circumstances; fitting
restrictionn: a limitation or constraint placed on something, or the act of limiting or constraining something
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
enforcev: to make sure that people obey a particular law, rule, or situation
pacen: the speed at which someone or something moves, or the rate at which something happens or changes
announcev: to make something known or officially inform people about something
exclusiveadj: not divided or shared with others
licensen: an official permission or authorization to do, use, or own something; a legal document that grants the holder the right to perform certain activities, such as driving a car, practicing a profession, or using a particular product or service
presumablyadv: believed to be true or likely based on the available evidence, or supposed to be the case without definite proof
investv: to put money, effort, time, etc. into something to make a profit or achieve a result
altruisticadj: showing a selfless and disinterested concern for the happiness and well-being of other people
capitalismn: an economic system based on the private ownership of the means of production and their operation for profit
cheerfuladj: happy and positive; causing feelings of happiness or optimism; marked by or expressing joy or optimism
enthusiasticadj: having or showing great excitement, interest, or eagerness; energetic or passionate about something
phenomenaladj: extremely good or impressive; outstanding
pleasantadj: enjoyable, attractive, friendly, or agreeable
upsiden: the positive aspect or potential of something; the upper side of something
flexibilityn: the quality of changing or being changed easily according to new conditions or situations
commercen: the activity of buying and selling things, especially on a large scale
opportuneadj: suitable or happening at a time that is suitable or convenient for a particular purpose
veton: the power or right to prevent a decision or law from being enacted or enforced, typically granted to a person in authority, such as a government official or a president
compensatev: to make up for a loss, injury, or inconvenience by giving something of value
talentedadj: having a natural ability or aptitude for something; showing exceptional skill or ability in a particular area
wealthn: a large amount of money, property, or other things that someone or an organization owns
concentrationn: the ability to focus all your time and energy on one thing without thinking about anything else.
subsidiaryadj: of secondary or lesser importance; providing support to a larger or primary organization or entity
investorn: someone who puts money or capital into something to gain financial returns
employeen: a person who is hired to work for a business or organization in exchange for wages or salary; a worker
equityn: the value of the shares issued by a company
massiveadj: enormous amount; very heavy and solid
disclosev: to make something, such as secret or new information, known publicly
accidentallyadv: by chance or without planning
hopv: to jump lightly and quickly on one foot or both feet; to move rapidly from one place to another; to travel using an aircraft, bus, etc.
contributev: to give something, especially money or goods, to provide or achieve something together with other people
perspectiven: a confident attitude toward something; a particular style of thinking about something
paramountadj: more important than anything else; having superior power and influence or the highest position
differentiatev: to recognize or establish as being distinct; to distinguish between things that are compared; to calculate a derivative
accidentaladj: happening or existing by chance or unintentionally
misusen: the act of using something in an unsuitable way or for the wrong purpose
hackv: to hit and cut somebody or something roughly and violently; to find a bug in a computer program and break into their systems or networks
gridn: a pattern of regularly spaced horizontal and vertical lines; a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region
nickn: a small cut, notch, or indentation in a surface or an edge
clipn: a small metal or plastic device used for holding an object or objects together or in place; a short part of electronic media, either an audio clip or video clip
collateraln: something of value pledged as security against a loan or debt; something that is related or complementary to something else, often as a secondary consequence
asteriskn: a symbol (*) used in text to indicate a footnote, omission of letters, or a reference to additional information; in sports, a symbol used to indicate a special achievement
wrapv: to cover or enclose something entirely with paper, cloth, or other material
strikingadj: attractive and distinctive enough to draw notice; exceedingly appealing, frequently in an odd manner
complicationn: something that makes a situation or condition that is complex or confused
systemicadj: affecting or related to the whole of something, especially the human body or a society
psychologyn: the scientific study of mind and behavior
topicn: a subject that is being discussed or written about
dopaminen: a chemical substance produced by nerve cells as a neurotransmitter; as a drug, it is used to treat shock and hypotension
alertv: to warn or arouse to a sense of danger; (adjective) paying close attention or being in a state of readiness for action
doen: a mature female of mammals of which the male is called a buck, such as a deer or a rabbit
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
fleshn: the soft substance composing the body of a person or animal, as opposed to bones and other structures
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
proposev: to make a proposal, declare a plan for something
introductoryadj: intended as an introduction or preliminary; serving as a base or starting point
tapv: to hit someone or something quickly, gently, and often repeatedly; to use existing resources, such as energy, knowledge, etc.
definev: to state or explain precisely the nature, scope, or meaning of something
incorporatev: to include something as a part of a larger entity
absoluteadj: perfect or complete or to the most considerable degree possible
communaladj: belonging to or used by a group rather than individuals; for common use
seepv: to flow or leak slowly and gradually through small openings or spaces; to ooze or trickle out gradually
weirdadj: extraordinary, unexpected, or difficult to explain
neocortexn: the part of the cerebral cortex that is responsible for higher brain functions such as conscious thought and decision-making
welfaren: the general health, happiness, and prosperous of a person or group
fulfillv: to meet the requirements or expectations; to achieve or realize
pincersn: a tool or instrument with two limbs or jaws that are jointed together and used for gripping and holding objects; the claws or appendages of certain creatures that are used for grasping, gripping, or crushing
instancen: a particular example or single occurrence of something
analogyn: a comparison between similar things that have similar aspects, often used to help explain a principle or concept
emitv: to give off or send out something such as light, heat, sound, gas, etc.
oxiden: a chemical compound that contains at least one oxygen atom and one other element
strugglev: to make a great effort to do something when it is difficult, or there are a lot of problems; to use force or violence to break away from restraint or constriction
recruitv: to persuade someone to work for a company; to find new members for an organization, the armed forces, etc.
eviladj: profoundly immoral, cruel, and wicked; having or exerting a harmful effect on people
contributionn: the act of giving something, especially money, to a particular cause or organization; a voluntary gift as of money or service or ideas made to some worthwhile cause
propn: a piece of wood, metal, etc., placed beneath or against something to support it or keep it in position; a system, institution, or person that gives help or support to someone or something
messn: a state of confusion, dirtiness, or untidiness; (verb) to fail to do something or to make something dirty or untidy
associatev: to mentally connect someone or something with someone or something else
agendan: a list or outline of things to be done, discussed, or considered
promotev: to encourage or persuade people to like, buy, use, do, or support something; to raise someone to a higher position or rank
artificialadj: not natural and made by human beings; not real but produced to resemble something
staken: a share or financial investment in something such as a business; a wooden or metal post set up to mark something
realisticadj: having or showing a sensible and practical idea that is possible to achieve
railn: a long, thin piece of metal or wood that is used to make fences or as a support for something; (verb) to complain bitterly
normn: something that is regarded as usual, typical, or standard
empowerv: to give someone the power or authority to do something
importancen: the quality of being important and worthy of note
suitn: a set of clothes that are made from the same material; a claim or complaint that a person or organization can file in court against another party; (verb) to be fit or acceptable for
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
structuraladj: associated with the way on construction or organization of anything
advantagen: a condition or circumstance that puts one in a favorable or superior position; a beneficial feature or asset that someone or something has
talentn: a natural ability to be good at something; someone who has a natural ability to be good at something
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
disbelievern: a person who does not believe in something, such as a religion or idea
innovationn: the creation of a new device or process resulting from study and experimentation
clann: a group of families united by actual or perceived kinship and descent, especially in Scotland
strengthn: the quality or state of being physically, or sometimes mentally, strong
intenseadj: (especially of a feeling) very strong; extremely sharp or severe
appreciatev: to value and acknowledge the worth of someone or something; to be grateful for something or someone
complimentn: an expression of praise, admiration, or approval; a polite or flattering statement intended to make someone feel good
exaggerationn: an overstatement of facts or description; the act of making something seem larger, more important, or more significant than it is
nerdn: a person who is very interested in and knowledgeable about a particular subject such as computers, mathematics, chess, etc.
acquirev: to buy or obtain something such as an asset, object, knowledge, etc., for oneself
remarkableadj: worthy of attention because unusual or special
motivatev: to make someone want to do something, especially something that requires tremendous work and effort
prototypen: a first or preliminary example of something such as a device or vehicle from which other forms are developed
stripen: a long, narrow band of a different color or texture than the surface on which it appears
herdn: a group of animals of the same type that live or are kept together as livestock
entrepreneurn: an individual who creates or invests in one or more businesses, especially when this involves taking financial risks
softwaren: a set of computer programs and associated documentation and data for doing particular computational jobs
balancen: a condition in which everything has the same weight or force; something left after other parts have been taken away
idoln: an image or representation of a god or goddess, or a person or thing that is greatly admired, loved, or revered
intellectn: the ability to think logically and comprehend information, especially at an advanced level
entrepreneurshipn: the process or skill of starting and running a business, particularly a new and innovative one
fusionn: the process of combining two or more things to form a single entity
extensionn: a thing that is added to something to make it longer, larger, or wider; an educational opportunity provided by colleges and universities to people who are not enrolled as regular students; an additional telephone set that is connected to the same telephone line
neuronn: a cell that is specialized to carry information within the brain and between the brain and other parts of the body
bogglev: to be overwhelmed or surprised by something; to hesitate or be uncertain about something; to cause someone to feel overwhelmed or surprised
traitn: a particular feature of your nature
communicatev: to share or exchange information with others by speaking, writing, moving your body, or using other signals
evangelistn: a person who seeks to convert others to their religious beliefs, especially through public preaching
surprisinglyadv: in a way that causes amazement or wonder
characteristicn: a typical feature or quality that can identify, tell apart, or describe something or somebody
prospectn: the possibility or likelihood of something happening or being successful; a person or thing that is likely to succeed or become popular; a potential customer or client; (verb) to explore for useful or valuable things or substances, such as minerals
aidn: things sent to help countries in need, notably food or money; support
broadenv: to make or become wider or more extensive; to make or become more tolerant or liberal.
unequivocaladj: admitting of no doubt; having only one meaning or interpretation and leading to only one conclusion
industriousadj: hardworking, diligent, and persistent in effort
inclusiveadj: including much or everything, and especially including stated limits; not excluding any of the people, things, ideas, etc. involved in something
injectv: to put a liquid such as a drug or other substance into a person’s or an animal’s body using a needle and syringe (= small tube)
obligationn: the state of being morally or legally bound to do or pay something
awen: a feeling of respect and wonder inspired by someone or something greatly admired
dotcomn: a company or business that primarily operates on the Internet or has a web-based presence, particularly during the late 1990s and early 2000s when the Internet was a new and rapidly growing industry
trickyadj: requiring care and skill because challenging to do or deal with
collectiveadj: done or shared by every member of a group of people
podcastn: a radio program made available in digital format that you can download from the Internet and play on a computer or music player
sparkv: to start something or make it grow, especially suddenly; to emit a tiny piece of fire or electricity
curiosityn: a strong desire to know or learn about something
gracen: a quality of being pleasing, especially in appearance or manner; a temporary exemption, especially an extended period granted as a special favor; a short prayer of thanks before a meal

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