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barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
laconic - brief and to the point; using few words; terse
bolster - support; reinforce
genesis - beginning; origin
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
stratified - divided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify