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extant - (of something written or painted) still in existence
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
abhor - detest; hate
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
clich - \'e phrase dulled in meaning by repetition; platitude; ADJ. clich\'ed
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
quicksilver - mercury
colossal - huge
goad - urge on; drive with a goad; cause (someone) to do something by continued annoyance; Ex. They goaded him into doing it by saying he was a coward; N: sharp-pointed stick for driving cattle; stimulus; CF. annoy continually
accommodate - oblige or help someone; adjust or bring into harmony; adapt; make enough space for; ADJ. accommodative; CF. accomodating: helpful and obliging