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hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
atheistic - denying the existence of God; N. atheism
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
incur - bring upon oneself
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
impropriety - improperness; unsuitableness
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.