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enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
partition - divide into parts
gourmand - epicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
bristling - rising like bristles; showing irritation
disgorge - surrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
generality - vague statement; general statement which is not detailed; quality of being general; greater part; most; Ex. generality of people