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agog - highly excited; intensely curious
paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
aperture - opening; hole; adjustable opening in a camera that limits the amount of light
voracious - ravenous; eating large quantities of food; exceedingly eager; insatiable; Ex. voracious animal/reader
sibylline - prophetic; oracular; N. sibyl: woman prophet (in the ancient world)
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
gall - annoy; exasperate; chafe; N: skin sore caused by rubbing (as on the skin of a horse); exasperation
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
hysteria - excessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery