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foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
understate - state with less truth than seems warranted by the facts; Ex. He understated the seriousness of the crime; N. understatement; OP. overstate
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
imbalance - lack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
cogitate - think over; ponder
rational - (of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
prophetic - of a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
engross - occupy fully; absorb