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fertile - producing many young, fruits, or seeds; (of land) producing good crops; V. fertilize
abominate - loathe; hate
semblance - outward appearance; guise; Ex. We called in the troops to bring a/some semblance of order to the city.
interpolate - insert between
hallowed - blessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
hedonist - one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure
foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack