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acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
homily - sermon; tedious moralizing lecture; serious warning; ADJ. homiletic
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
propagate - increase in number by producing young; multiply; spread; Ex. Most plants propagate by seed; Ex. newspaper propagating their ideas
resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
allude - refer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person