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elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
quell - suppress; put an end to; put down forcibly; extinguish; quiet; Ex. ``Army Quells Rebellion'' in newspaper; CF. kill
prodigy - highly gifted child; person with exceptional talents; marvel; wonder
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
bereavement - state of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
stipend - pay for services