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muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
placebo - harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
prosper - become successful (esp. financially); thrive; grow well; Ex. children prospering under his care
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
spatula - broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
converse - opposite; ADJ.
philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake