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::: nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
::: severity - harshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
::: desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
::: hieroglyphic - picture writing; ADJ.
::: remonstrate - protest; objection; V. remonstrate: say in protest
::: diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
::: incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
::: artifice - deception; trickery
::: incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
::: consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor