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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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::: dregs - sediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue
::: heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
::: ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
::: etymology - study of word parts; study of the origins of words
::: unearth - dig up; discover (facts) by careful searching; Ex. He unearthed some secrets about her; OP. conceal
::: genuflect - bend the knee as in worship
::: amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
::: resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
::: hubris - arrogance; excessive self-conceit
::: transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism