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egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
initiate - begin; originate; receive into a group; introduce to a new field or activity; Ex. initiate someone into the mysteries of a secret religion; N: one who has been initiated
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
hazardous - dangerous
extrinsic - external; not essential or inherent; extraneous; OP. intrinsic
plumber - one who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
crescendo - increase in the volume or intensity as in a musical passage; climax; CF. crescent
retrieve - recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent