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Of or pertaining to keeping records, filing, typing, or other general office tasks
To make imperfect, damage, harm
Chagrined, Embarrassed , Discomposed
cause to feel embarrassed, disconcerted, or ashamed.
Method, Process, Plan, Scheme
worry was their way of showing how much they cared
A deep, Seemingly, Bottomless Chasm(Pit)
bottomless pit; a yawning gulf; a profound depth or void
Rapture, Bliss, Elation
the medieval knightly system with its religious, moral, and social code.
Admit, Acknowledge, Accept
To admit as true; to yield, submit
Hostility, antagonism, animosity,
Haughty, conceited, self-important "Cocky"
evaluate, judge, gauge, rate,
Make a judgement of value, quality, outcomes, results or size
Shifting, changeable, changing, varying
not consistent or having a fixed pattern; liable to change.
Basics, fundamentals, essentials,
Basic principles first learned about a subject
Indistinct, indefinite, indeterminate
of uncertain, indefinite, or unclear character or meaning.
Injure, wound, cripple, disable
Uncommunicative, secret, unforthcoming,
-having or showing a disposition to secrecy; reticent
Curry favor with, cultivate, win over, get in good with
-bring oneself into favor with someone by flattering or trying to please them
Dissension, Dissent, Nonconformity, heterodoxy,
-The crime of holding a belief that goes against established doctrine
Never Changing, Fixed, hard-and-fast, immutable, inalterable, incommutable
-Never changing, incapable of being changed, always constant and uniform.
Bit, Speck, Mite, scarf
-A very small part or quantity
-A state of confused and noisy disturbance
-Destroy; demolish; eradicate
-Continuing or enduring forever; everlasting
-To blame; scold
-a sounding together; agreement or accord
-A person new to or inexperienced in a field or situation
- To destroy, lay waste, ruin; (n.) ruinous damage, destruction
Combustible, Flammable, Agitator
-(of a device or attack) designed to cause fires.
Make louder, louden, turn up, magnify,
Epic, Chronicle, Legend, Folktale
-A long story of heroic achievement
-Wealthy and privileged; well-to-do
Swirl, whirlpool, vortex, maelstrom
-A circular movement of water, counter to a main current, causing a small whirlpool.
Abhor, Hate, Loathe, Despise
-To dislike intensely
Unbiased, unprejudiced, neutral, nonpartisan,
Not favoring one side more than another; fair
Royal, regal, monarchical, sovereign
-A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force.
Examine, Inspect, Survey, Study
-To examine in detail with careful or critical attention
Waste, Misspend, Misuse, Throwaway
-To waste by spending or using irresponsibly
-Based on theory
Provoke, Stir Up
-To rouse, stir up, urge on
Multitude, a large/great number, a large/great quantity, scores
Quandary, Predicament, Plight, Mess, Muddle
-A difficult or perplexing situation or problem
Port, Dock, Haven, Keep, Secretly
-A sheltered body of water where ships anchor and are protected from storms
Unfortunate, Unlucky, Luckless, Out of Luck
Mystery, Puzzle, Riddle
-A mystery; something seemingly inexplicable
Hum, Buzz, Whirr, Vibrate
-Talk in a monotonous voice "Low"
Failure, disaster, catastrophe, debacle, shambles, farce, mess, wreck
-A complete or humiliating failure
Light, Lighting, Radiance, Gleam, Glow, Glare
-A physical, objective measurement that is simply the amount of light falling on a surface.
Drone, Occurring, Or active at night
active at night
-A owl & a bat are nocturnal
Insight, Understanding, awareness
-the action of enlightening or the state of being enlightened.
Passion, ardor, love, fervor, fire,
Less Angry, Hostile
-satisfy or calm down (angry or dissatisfied person), esp. by conciliatory gestures
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