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Word: Epicurean

Definition: believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.


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::: drone - talk dully; buzz or murmur like a bee; N.
::: deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically
::: aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
::: confound - confuse; puzzle
::: confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
::: flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
::: befuddle - confuse thoroughly
::: interim - meantime; Ex. in the interim; ADJ. taking place during an interim; Ex. interim paper
::: maleficient - doing evil; N. maleficience
::: irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve