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nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
preponderance - superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant
forlorn - sad and lonely; wretched; desolate
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
colloquy - informal discussion; conversation
inestimable - impossible to estimate; (apprec) invaluable; of immeasurable worth
wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
bent - determined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
comprehend - include; understand
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child