Part 1.

formidable
extremely impressive in strength or excellence
gastronome
a person devoted to refined sensuous enjoyment
gaunt
very thin especially from disease or hunger or cold
genocide
systematic killing of a racial or cultural group
glamorous
having an air of allure, romance and excitement
haggle
an instance of intense argument (as in bargaining)

 

Part 2.

hobble
walk impeded by some physical limitation or injury
hoist
raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help
horticultural
of or relating to the cultivation of plants
improvident
not supplying something useful for the future
impuissance
powerlessness revealed by an inability to act
ingratiate
gain favor with somebody by deliberate efforts

 

Part 3.

intermittent
stopping and starting at irregular intervals
involved
connected by participation or association or use
iridescent
varying in color when seen in different lights
irretrievable
impossible to recover or recoup or overcome
irreverence
a mental attitude showing lack of due respect
jollification
a boisterous celebration; a merry festivity

 

Part 4.

knell
the sound of a bell rung slowly to announce a death
lackadaisical
idle or indolent especially in a dreamy way
laity
members of a religious community who are not clergy
landlocked
surrounded entirely or almost entirely by land
manna
food that God gave the Israelites during the Exodus
manque
unfulfilled or frustrated in realizing an ambition

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2020-04-17