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animated - lively; spirited
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
demagogue - person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
droop - bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.
verdigris - green coating or patina on copper which has been exposed to the weather
isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize