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adept
good at doing something that is quite difficult
aspire
to have a strong desire to achieve or to become something
bleak
not encouraging or giving any reason to have hope,cold and unpleasant
chide
to criticize or blame somebody because they have done something wrong
despicable
very unpleasant or evil
diminutive
very small
emancipate
to free somebody, especially from legal, political or social restrictions
erroneous
not correct; based on wrong information
exploit
to treat a person or situation as an opportunity to gain an advantage for yourself
extemporaneous
about speaking or performing without preparing or practising
impair
to damage something or make something worse
invincible
too strong to be defeated or changed
languid
moving slowly in an elegant manner, not needing energy or effort
mire
an area of deep mud
obtrusive
noticeable in an unpleasant way
preamble
an introduction to a book or a written document; an introduction to something you say
render
to give somebody something, especially in return for something or because it is expected, to express or perform something
rugged
not level or smooth and having rocks rather than plants or trees
skeptical
having doubts that a claim or statement is true or that something will happen
slipshod
done without care; doing things without care

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