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intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
obliterate - destroy completely; wipe out; Ex. obliterate the village
painstaking - taking pains; showing hard work; taking great care; very careful and through
epitome - perfect example or embodiment; brief summary; Ex. epitome of good manners; V. epitomize: make an epitome of; be an epitome of; embody
prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
holocaust - destruction by fire; CF. burnt whole; CF. Holocaust