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pronounced - distinct; very noticeable; Ex. pronounced limp
gourmet - connoisseur of food and drink; epicure
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
cascade - small waterfall
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
exhort - urge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation
pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
insightful - discerning; perceptive
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done