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prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
delta - flat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
dishearten - discourage
hereafter - life after death
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
intolerant - not willing to accept ways of thinking different from one's own; CF. tolerant; CF. tolerate
breed - produce young; rear; bring up; produce (an undesirable condition); N: kind or sort of animal or plant
matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)