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volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
affront - insult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally
soluble - able to be dissolved in a liquid; able to be worked out or solved
urbane - suave; refined in manner; elegant
executioner - person administering capital punishment
saturate - soak thoroughly; imbue; impregnate; charge; fill to capacity
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader
burgeon - grow rapidly; grow forth; send out buds; Ex. burgeoning computer industry; CF. bludgeon
rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.