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::: impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
::: paleontology - study of prehistoric life or fossils; CF. paleo-: ancient or prehistoric; Ex. paleography: study of ancient written documents
::: foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
::: maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
::: understate - state with less truth than seems warranted by the facts; Ex. He understated the seriousness of the crime; N. understatement; OP. overstate
::: cataclysm - deluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change
::: sully - defile; soil; tarnish; Ex. sully one's hands in menial labor
::: dappled - spotted
::: gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
::: knoll - little round hill; hillock