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::: vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
::: sleeper - one that achieves unexpected success; something originally of little value or importance that in time becomes very valuable
::: gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
::: confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
::: nutritious - providing nourishment
::: parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
::: parallel - similar; analogous; corresponding; N: parallel line; person or thing that is parallel (to another); similarity; Ex. know of no parallel to the case; Ex. without parallel; V: be similar to; make parallel; Ex. Your experience parallels mine; CF. unparalleled
::: flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
::: tempestuous - stormy; violent; impassioned; N. tempest: violent storm
::: skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly