Part 1.

flip
turn upside down, or throw so as to reverse
fraternity
a social club for male undergraduates
furor
an interest followed with exaggerated zeal
grit
small coarse bits of stone, sand, or gravel
homogenize
make uniform or consistent throughout
hover
hang in the air; fly or be suspended above

 

Part 2.

illuminate
make free from confusion or ambiguity
immolate
kill as a sacrifice, especially by fire
imperious
having or showing arrogant superiority
implicit
suggested though not directly expressed
importunate
making persistent or urgent requests
incrustation
the formation of a hard outer layer

 

Part 3.

indenture
formal agreement as to terms of a debt
inflated
enlarged beyond truth or reasonableness
jeopardize
pose a threat to; present a danger to
joust
fight someone in a tournament on horseback
kudos
an expression of approval and commendation
lewd
suggestive of or tending to moral looseness

 

Part 4.

libertine
unrestrained by convention or morality
lucid
transparently clear; easily understandable
materfamilias
a female head of a family or tribe
memorabilia
a record of things worth remembering
mimetic
exhibiting or characterized by imitation
naive
marked by or showing unaffected simplicity

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2020-04-17