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::: metrical - metric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
::: gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
::: exasperate - vex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
::: arduous - hard; strenuous; Ex. arduous work
::: apprehensive - fearful; discerning
::: reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation
::: amorphous - formless; lacking shape or definition
::: striated - marked with parallel bands; striped; grooved; Ex. striated rocks; V. striate; N. stria: thin groove or line
::: existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
::: confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident