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gourmand - epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
divulge - reveal
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
pithy - concise and meaningful; substantial; meaty
surmount - overcome
residual - remaining; left over; of a residue; N: residue