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veer/deviate

to swing or turn from an intended plan or course of action

diversify

offering more kinds of products

mutate

to change

transfigure

to alter the shape, nature, or appearance

transmute

change the very nature of something

increment

increase

intensification

increase of amount, quality, or determination

enhancement

heightening of attractiveness or value

accretion

growth by addition or accumulation

dilation

increase of the size of aperture

aggravation

worsening or increase in the seriousness of an illness or a problem

amplification

form of enlargement

castigation

severe, public, verbal criticism

vie

rivalry between persons of similar status

ravage

to destory, plunder, or devastate

pillage

to take food, money, or property by force

lethargy

drowsiness or sluggishness by some physical cause

torpor

sluggishness from temporary loss of physicall powers due to cold weather

stupor

deadened state of mind

covetous

to desire something strongly, usually forbidden

clarion

something clear, sharp, shrill

elucidation

making something clear

supposition

supposes that it is true

speculation

imaginative guess

surmise

guess based on facts

assumption/presumption

accepts a guess as if it is true

postulation

accepts as fact what must be true because of something else one knows to be true

proposition/thesis

a statement you will undertake to demonstrate

hypothesis

plausible theory or explanation

adroitness

mental skill

proficiency

knowledge and skill

facility

ease in doing or demonstrating something

judiciousness

wise judgement in action

prudence

caution mixed with wisdom

circumspection

caution characterized by looking at a problem from all sides and considering possible results

endeavor

sustained effort

ebbulience

bubbling overflow of enthusiasm

elation

quieter kind of high spirits

transport

rapture or ecstasy

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