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responsiveness - state of reacting readily to appeals, orders, etc.; ADJ. responsive: readily reacting; Ex. responsive to treatment
infallible - unerring; never making mistakes
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
hummock - small hill; hillock
eloquence - expressiveness; persuasive speech; ADJ. eloquent: movingly expressive; expressing ideas well so that the hearers can be influeneced
extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman