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ambrosia - food of the gods
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
discourse - serious speech, writing, or conversation; formal discussion (either written or spoken); conversation; V.
mellifluous - (of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
garner - gather; store up; amass
negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
tribunal - court of justice
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
contumacious - stubborn and disobedient; resisting authority (esp. disobedient to an order made by a court)