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Word: impel

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


More Vocab Words

::: fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
::: obeisance - bow (to show respect and obedience)
::: murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
::: regeneration - spiritual rebirth; Ex. regeneration of the prisoners; V. regenerate: give or obtain new life; reform spiritually
::: hardy - (of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
::: besiege - surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually
::: collusion - conspiring in a fraudulent scheme to cheat or deceive others; V. collude
::: slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
::: forte - strong point or special talent in a person's character
::: saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.