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    a state of nervous excitement or agitation
    A wheel or gear that has metal teeth to move interlocking gears when combined in a sequence.
    an unfashionable or socially inept person, who often also has technical skills
    the quality of being clever, original, and inventive
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    a surface covered with dirt
    contrary to reason or common sense; utterly absurd or ridiculous.
    feeling or expressing overwhelming happiness or joyful excitement.
    having a full rounded shape
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    a foolish or easily deceived person
    a sudden, sharp localized pain
    a person who deserts and betrays an organization, country, or set of principles
    a slight knowledge or suspicion; a hint
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    of extremely poor quality
    (of a structure or piece of equipment) poorly made and likely to collapse
    Behaviour that is untruthful, deceptive or born of ill intent.
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    To vomit.
    strike (cymbals) together, producing a loud discordant sound
    To save something from destruction or a bad situation.
    cause severe and extensive damage to
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    (of a place) lacking fresh air or ventilation
    a sharing of characteristics or origins
    refusing to obey authority, sometimes even to the point of refusing to accept criticism.
    (of food or wine) having a pleasingly rich, sweet taste
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    broken or torn pieces of something larger
    magnificent and splendid appearance; grandeur
    A wheel or gear that has metal teeth to move interlocking gears when combined in a sequence.
    a very bad smell
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    take part in a prolonged quarrel or conflict
    to suddenly attack someone after hiding and waiting for them:
    inform on to the authorities
    to make people stop respecting you by doing something very bad
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    (especially of a house or vehicle) in a state of severe disrepair
    intensely painful
    producing powerful feelings or strong, clear images in the mind
    cease developing; become inactive or dull
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    (especially of a person) unfortunate
    full of energy and enthusiasm
    (of a building or object) in a state of disrepair or ruin as a result of age or neglect
    gloomy and drab
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    pull or knock down (a building)
    lie or move abjectly on the ground with one's face downward
    hang or swing loosely
    crouch or sit with one's knees bent and one's heels close to or touching one's buttocks or the back of one's thighs
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    a final test or confrontation intended to settle a dispute
    a person who attacks and robs another in a public place
    a situation in which a difficult choice has to be made between two or more alternatives, especially equally undesirable ones
    various items not important enough to be mentioned individually
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    To squeeze and twist something.
    knock unconscious or into a dazed or semiconscious state
    mix or cause to mix together
    disappear suddenly and completely
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    having a stale, moldy, or damp smell
    crazy or eccentric
    Difficult to understand
    having or expressing a lively, cheerful, and self-confident manner
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    (of a voice or sound) high-pitched and piercing
    easily irritated; impatient and somewhat bad-tempered
    clothing that is unusually different, bright and showy
    stylish and attractive
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    extend out, over, or beyond the main body or line of something
    splash with a sticky or viscous liquid
    disorder or disarrange (someone's hair), typically by running one's hands through it
    walk in an awkward way, typically because of pain from an injury
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    The act of betraying one's country
    a silly or foolish person
    details, considerations, or pieces of information of little importance or value
    a special power that some people have to influence others
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    to be on time
    stylishly luxurious and expensive
    (especially of children) disobedient; badly behaved
    not important or not relevant, therefore not worth discussing
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    to enjoy popularity and appreciation from people you care about
    be indecisive
    prevent or hinder the progress of
    wrap (someone, especially a baby) in garments or cloth
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    undo (twisted, knitted, or woven threads)
    to cause the sky or an object to be filled with smoke, air, or steam.
    throw (an object) with great force
    to criticize someone in an angry manner
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    cruel or severe
    Confusing and difficult to understand
    sumptuously rich, elaborate, or luxurious
    (of a person or their appearance or behavior) lacking good manners, refinement, or grace
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    say something in a low or barely audible voice, especially in dissatisfaction or irritation
    to restrict the movement of by bonds or obstacles
    to laugh in a loud, high voice
    to irritate and annoy someone
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    (of a person or animal) thin and bony
    lacking initiative or strength of character; irresponsible
    lively, aggressive, determined, courageous, animated, energetic, and spirited
    too long, slow, or dull: tiresome or monotonous
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    a false, absurd, or distorted representation of something
    Informal abbreviation of Champion.
    a person who is unlikely to amount to anything, and tends to annoy others
    a petty quarrel, especially one between friends or lovers
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    to be out of control and act in a wild or dangerous manner
    in a reluctant or resentful manner
    Stingy and not willing to spend money, or cheap material
    having a red or flushed complexion
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    not genuine; fraudulent
    marked by or being in sprightly good humor and health
    (of a remark, opinion, or idea) overused and consequently of little import; lacking originality or freshness
    (of a person or their actions) showing a deliberate and obstinate desire to behave in a way that is unreasonable or unacceptable, often in spite of the consequences
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    to delay by taking more time than necessary
    have a long and complicated dispute
    beat or stir (a substance, especially cream or eggs) with a light, rapid movement
    move about lightly and quickly from side to side or up and down
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    bend or hang downward limply
    drink (alcohol)
    walk with short steps and a clumsy swaying motion
    to catch someone doing something wrong or illegal
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    not right or reasonable
    in bad taste
    An act or behaviour that is criminal, evil or wicked.
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    out of harmony or balance
    a subtle difference in or shade of meaning, expression, or sound
    Careful examination of someone or something
    a quick swallow of a drink
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