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taut - tight; strained; tense; ready; OP. slack
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
ordeal - severe trial or affliction; difficult experience; trial(test of patience or endurance); affliction
brisk - quick and active; marked by liveliness and vigor
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
extradition - surrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite
gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
inundate - flood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work