a portion of a text or musical piece that is taken, or extracted, from the whole
very, very cold or very, very slow moving ( in both cases, like a glacier)
the beginning; the earliest stage
• insuperable adj.
unable to be overcome
• lithe adj.
nimble and flexible
• misanthrope n.
someone who dislikes all people
• pitfall n.
an unseen danger, risk, or drawback
• raze vb.
to tear down; to destroy
• replete adj.
• respite n.
period of inactivity; a lull
• spurious adj.
false; counterfeit; lacking logic
• vaporize vb.
to turn to vapor, foam, or mist