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forgo - (forego) give up; do without
exhilarating - invigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
sluggard - lazy person
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
spawn - lay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
gleam - brief flash of light; glow; V.
concerted - mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
earthly - of this earth; terrestrial; worldly; not divine; possible; Ex. no earthly reason
plethora - excess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses