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eschew - avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks
verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
miscreant - wretch; wrongdoer; villain; Ex. kindness to the miscreant; CF. believe
dominate - control; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height;
lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
conundrum - riddle; difficult problem
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
constituency - voters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)