More Vocab Words::: suture - stitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
::: rationale - fundamental reason or principle (on which a system or principle is based); fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action
::: chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
::: libel - defamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
::: recumbent - reclining; lying down completely or in part
::: empathy - ability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
::: consternation - great shock; dismay
::: worldly - engrossed in matters of this earth; not spiritual; of the material world
::: spruce - neat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
::: spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned