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speck - small piece or mark; Ex. speck of dust in the eye
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
impoverish - make poor; deprive of natural strength or something important; Ex. impoverished soil
expatiate - talk at length; speak or write in detail
centripetal - tending toward the center
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
exuberance - overflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
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
rationale - fundamental reason or principle (on which a system or principle is based); fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action