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astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
fervid - ardent; zealous; hot
crevice - crack; fissure
dilatory - delaying; tending to delay
transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
indulge - yield to; gratify; allow oneself a special pleasure; Ex. indulge one's every whim/a child/in a big cigarette; N. indulgence
nefarious - very wicked
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
kudos - honor; glory; acclaim or praise for exceptional achievement
congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity