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::: impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
::: humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
::: cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle
::: lagoon - shallow body of water or lake near a sea; lake separated from a sea by sandbars or coral reefs
::: parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
::: malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
::: delve - dig; search deeply; investigate
::: staccato - played in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause
::: rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
::: steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous