Part 1.

animus
a feeling of ill will arousing active hostility
apotheosis
model of excellence or perfection of a kind
applaud
clap one's hands or shout to indicate approval
apprehensive
in fear or dread of possible evil or harm
armistice
a state of peace agreed to between opponents
arouse
call forth, as an emotion, feeling, or response

 

Part 2.

assert
declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true
asthmatic
relating to breathing with a whistling sound
banal
repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse
beneficiary
the recipient of funds or other advantages
better off
in a more fortunate or prosperous condition
bolt
a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener

 

Part 3.

bony
composed of or containing rigid connective tissue
broth
liquid in which meat and vegetables are simmered
bulb
anything with a round shape resembling a teardrop
bumblebee
robust hairy social bee of temperate regions
bust
a sculpture of the head and shoulders of a person
buttery
resembling or containing or spread with butter

 

Part 4.

candor
the quality of being honest and straightforward
canon
a collection of books accepted as holy scripture
caravan
a procession traveling together in single file
carnivore
a terrestrial or aquatic flesh-eating mammal
champ
someone who has won first place in a competition
clad
having an outer covering especially of thin metal

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2020-04-17