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smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
magnanimity - generosity; ADJ. magnanimous: generous
emetic - substance causing vomiting; ADJ.
chauvinist - blindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
egoism - excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
anesthetic - substance that removes sensation with or without loss of consciousness; N. anesthesia
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
sporadic - occurring irregularly; intermittent
articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints