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vivacious - lively or animated; sprightly
rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
usury - lending money at illegal high rates of interest
duration - length of time something lasts
quaff - drink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment);
vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
pastoral - rural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave