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endear - make beloved; Ex. endear her to everyone; ADJ. dear: loved; cherished; high-priced
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
enliven - make lively or spirited; animate
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive