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Agrarian

adj.- Having to do with farming or agriculture

Burgeon

v.- To grow and expand rapidly; to flourish

Cataclysm

n.- A sudden and violent change; a catastrophe

Culinary

adj.- Having to do with cooking

Denigrate

v.- To attack the reputation of; to criticize in a derogatory manner

Gourmet

n.- A person who likes fine food and is a good judge of its quality

Grandiloquent

adj.- Using lofty or pompous speech or expression

Hybrid

n.- The offspring of two animals or plants of different species or varieties; anything that is of mixed origin or composition

Manifold

adj.- Having many different kinds, forms, or parts

Palatable

adj.- Acceptable or pleasing, especially to the sense of taste

Panacea

n.- Something that is supposed to cure all ills or difficulties; a cure-all

Plebeian

adj.- Of or pertaining to the common people; common; unrefined

Scourge

n.- Something that causes great pain and suffering; a social evil
v.- To punish severely, especially by whipping; to devastate

Stalemate

n.- A halt in a struggle because both sides are equally strong, and neither side will give in; a deadlock

Temperate

adj.- Mild, moderate; restrained

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