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beleaguer - besiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
asteroid - small planet
inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
stereotype - one regarded as embodying a set image or type; fixed and unvarying representation; standardized mental picture often reflecting prejudice; Ex. stereotype of the happy slave; V: make a stereotype of; represent by a stereotype; Ex. It is wrong to stereotype people; Ex. stereotyped answer
validate - make valid; confirm; ratify
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
assurance - firm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty
metaphysical - pertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality