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graduate - arrange into categories or grades; divide into marked intervals (for use in measurement); Ex. graduated ruler
scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
viscid - adhesive; gluey
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
hyperbole - exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
sublime - causing deep feelings of wonder, joy, respect, etc.; exalted; noble and uplifting; utter
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
engulf - surround and swallow up