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editorialadj: relating to the expression of opinions or interpretations in the media
rejuvenatev: to make someone or something look or feel younger, fresher, or more lively
staidadj: sedate, respectable, and unadventurous in style, character, or manner; exhibiting a calm and steady demeanor
institutionalizev: to establish or make something a part of an institution (= a place such as a university, hospital, etc.)
ivoryn: a hard, creamy-white substance that comes from the tusks of elephants, walruses, and some other animals and is used to make ornaments and other decorative items
towern: a structure that is exceptionally high in proportion to its width and either forms part of a building or stands alone
engagingadj: attracting, pleasant, or charming
captivatev: to attract and hold the attention or interest of
torrentn: a sudden and violent stream, as of water, lava, or mud
capturev: to catch a person or an animal and confine them in an area which they cannot escape
crystallizev: to form crystals from a liquid or solution; to become clear or definite in form or structure; to solidify
trendn: a general direction in which something is changing or developing
complexityn: the state or quality of being complicated or intricate and difficult to understand
essencen: the basic or most important part or quality of something that makes it what it is
cartoonn: a simple drawing depicting a humorous or critical situation, often accompanied by a caption
dandyn: a man who is excessively fastidious in his dress and manner; (adjective) very good
butterflyn: a diurnal insect typically has a slender body with knobbed antennae and broad, colorful wings
monoclen: a single eyeglass lens, typically a convex lens that is held in place by the muscles around the eye socket rather than by frames, traditionally associated with a specific upper-class or intellectual aesthetic in the past
depthn: the distance between the top and bottom of something; between the top surface and a distance below it
humorn: the quality of being amusing or funny; the liquid parts of the body
haughtyadj: having or showing an exaggerated sense of superiority, often expressed through an arrogant or disdainful attitude; excessively proud and snobbish
amusev: to entertain or divert the mind; to make someone laugh
flapn: a piece of material attached to a garment, sail, or aircraft which flaps in the wind; (verb) to move in a wavy pattern or with an up-and-down motion
roarv: to make a loud, deep sound, like a lion or a car engine
zeitgeistn: the spirit or general outlook of a particular period of time, especially as it is reflected in the beliefs and attitudes of that time; the cultural, intellectual, or moral climate of a society or era
depressionn: a mental condition in which a person feels very unhappy and without hope for the future; a severe recession in an economy or market
prejudicen: a thought or feeling that is unfair and makes no sense, mainly when it is formed without enough thought or knowledge
contemporaryadj: belonging to the same or present time
narrativen: a story or a description of a series of events or process of telling a story
subwayn: an underground railway system, typically in a city
sketchn: a simple, quickly-made picture that does not have many details; a short descriptive summary of something
approvev: to think that someone or something is favorable, acceptable, or appropriate; to officially accept a plan, request, etc.
puzzlen: a situation that is difficult to follow or solve; a game, problem, or toy that tests a person’s ingenuity or knowledge; (verb) to cause someone to feel confused because of something difficult to understand
dotn: a very small circular mark, especially one that is printed
spotn: a particular location or place; a small round or roundish area, differing in color or feels from the surface around it
excitingadj: causing a lot of interest or excitement
engagementn: a mutual promise to marry someone; an agreement to do something, especially at a particular time
stereotypen: a fixed and unvarying idea or image that people have about what someone or something is like, but which is often not true in reality and may cause hurt and offense
rearrangev: to change the order or position of things already made; to change the time, date, or place of an event already planned
mentionv: to speak or write about something or someone briefly
proposev: to make a proposal, declare a plan for something
silhouetten: an outline of a solid object that you see against a light background; a drawing of the outline of an object filled in with some uniform color
twinn: either of two children born at the same time from the same mother
shiverv: to shake or quiver with cold, fear, or excitement; to tremble or vibrate rapidly
spinen: the series of bones running down the center of the back that protect the spinal cord and support the body; the backbone or vertebral column
refusaln: the act of showing or saying that one is not willing to do or accept something
mourningn: the act or expression of sorrow or grief for someone who has died; a period of time set aside for such grieving
absencen: the fact or condition of being away from a place where they are typically anticipated to be
profoundadj: extremely great; sensed or experienced very strongly; displaying a high level of knowledge or comprehension
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
spareadj: additional to what is necessary for ordinary use; (verb) to give time, money, space, etc. to someone
volumen: the amount of space occupied by an object or substance; the magnitude of sound
bobv: to move up and down quickly and repeatedly, often in a short, jerky motion; to cut, trim, or shorten hair, especially by repeatedly snipping with scissors; (noun) a hairstyle in which the hair is cut short and even all around, usually above the shoulders
electv: to choose someone for a specific position by voting for them; to decide or choose to do something
historicadj: famous or significant in history, or potentially so
emotionn: a strong feeling such as love, anger, etc. deriving from one’s situation, mood, or relationships with others
announcev: to make something known or officially inform people about something
chordn: a straight line connecting two points on a curve; a combination of three or more musical notes played or sung at the same time
trumpn: a playing card with a picture of a trumpeter on it, used in certain card games
talentn: a natural ability to be good at something; someone who has a natural ability to be good at something
diversityn: the quality or fact of many different types of things or people being included in something; a range of different things or people
contributev: to give something, especially money or goods, to provide or achieve something together with other people
renderv: to bring someone or something into a particular state; to provide something such as service, help, etc.
flabbergastedadj: greatly surprised or astonished; shocked or bewildered
famen: the condition of being well-known and discussed by a large number of people as a result of one’s accomplishments, abilities, and so on
logon: a symbol or design that represents a company, organization, or product used on packaging, advertisements, and other materials
excitev: to make someone feel suddenly enthusiastic or eager
essentialadj: indispensable; fundamental
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
sublimeadj: of such excellence, grandeur, or beauty as to inspire great admiration or awe
ridiculousadj: very silly or unreasonable and deserving to be laughed at
watercolorn: a painting method in which pigments are mixed with water and a binder and then applied to paper or another support
dialoguen: a conversation in a book, play, or film