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consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
rehabilitate - restore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of
foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble
braggart - boaster; bragger
alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water
grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
sextant - navigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
acquiesce - assent; agree passively; comply without protest
impersonal - not being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization