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::: bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation
::: impenetrable - not able to be pierced or entered; beyond understanding; impossible to understand; Ex. impenetrable mystery
::: grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
::: merit - good quality deserving praise; merits: aspect of character or behavior deserving approval or disapproval; Ex. judge each plan on its own merits; V: deserve; earn
::: ovoid - egg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate
::: assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
::: pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
::: forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
::: militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
::: propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign