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torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
vernacular - living language (as compared to the official language); language spoken in a country or region; natural style; Ex. lapse into the vernacular
gaffe - social blunder
nebula - diffuse mass of interstellar dust or gas; galaxy
flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
archetype - prototype; primitive pattern
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude
arbitrate - act as judge (at the request of both sides)
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate