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Word: impel

Definition: drive or force onward; drive to take action; urge to action

More Vocab Words

::: heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime
::: drudgery - hard unpleasant work; menial work
::: betroth - become engaged to marry
::: dispel - scatter; drive away; cause to vanish
::: retrench - cut down; cut down expenses; economize
::: destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
::: apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
::: litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
::: captious - faultfinding; too critical
::: propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship