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tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
correlate - either of the correlated things; V.
opportune - timely; well-chosen
incisive - (appreciatively) cutting; sharp; Ex. incisive remarks; V. incise: make a cut into
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands