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asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks
assent - agree; accept; N. assessment
initiate - begin; originate; receive into a group; introduce to a new field or activity; Ex. initiate someone into the mysteries of a secret religion; N: one who has been initiated
nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
plebiscite - direct vote by the entire electorate (on an important issue)
temerity - boldness; nerve; rashness; Ex. temerity to ask for a pay increase after only three day's work
chortle - chuckle with delight; N.
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion