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level questions: Level 1

to obstruct the progress ofDerail
noun 1. a subtle difference or distinction in expression, meaning, response, etc.Nuance
verb 1. to find out or learn with certaintyascertain
adjective 1. not pertaining to or connected with religionsecular
verb 1. to prevent from happening or taking placepreempt
adjective 1. Having the freedom to act independentlyautonomous
verb 1. to infuse slowly or gradually into the mind or feelings.instill
adjective 1. unpleasant in taste or smellUnsavory
Transitive verb 1. to wish for earnestlyCovet
Noun 1. an indefinitely great number of persons or things.Myriad
Transitive verb 1. to free from allegation or blameVindicate
noun 1. the state of being annoyed, irritated, or distressedVexation
adverb 1. in a secret or unauthorized way.Surreptitiously
adjective 1. absolutely necessary or requiredImperative
noun 1. an examination of a dead body to determine the cause of death.Postmortem
adjective, adverb 1. first in place, order, rank, etc.Foremost
verb 1. to establish by proof or competent evidenceSubstantiate
verb 1. to extract the essence ofDistill
adjective 1. thoroughly proficientAdept
transitive verb 1. to rid of mystery or obscurity; clarify:Demystify
adverb 1. in a way based on theoretical deduction rather than empirical observation.a priori
having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something or someone.Ambivalent
verb 1. To originate in or be caused by.Stem
adjective 1. a mean, evil, or unprincipled personscoundrel
openly acknowledged or declaredavowed
adjective 1. lacking in natural or spontaneous qualitystrained
noun 1. the state of being alone or kept apart from othersseclusion
verb 1. the making of false statements that damage another's reputationslander slanderous
the state or quality of being serious and dignified.solemnity
adjective 1. not having any serious purpose or value. 2. lacking in seriousness or maturityfrivolous x2
verb 1. to demand or request the presence or service ofsummon
verb 1. ask for information from someone. 2. to make investigation (usually followed by into):inquire
noun 1. a warning or cautionCaveat
noun 1. a limitation or restriction.Constraint
for fear that —often used after an expression denoting fear or apprehensionlest
having an affection or liking forfond
to deny vehemently or under oath.forswear
adjective having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthysupercilious
unwilling and hesitantreluctant
adjective of the greatest or highest degree or quantityutmost
verb 1. to succeed in doing or achieving something difficultcarry off
noun an excessively favorable opinion of one's own ability, importance, wit, etc.conceit
adjective having or showing an unkindly or unpleasant disposition.ill-natured
to consider or have the opinion that something is as statedreckon
noun 1. anticipation of adversity or misfortuneapprehension
without interruption; constantly.incessantly
verb 1. to analyze (something, as a speech or behavior) to discover its implications or uncover a deeper meaningparse
noun deep sadness especially for the loss of someone or something lovedgrief
verb to interest oneself in what is not one's concernmeddle
noun deep and painful regret for wrongdoingremorse
verb 1. use (something) to maximum advantage. noun 1. strategic advantageleverage x2
a stupid or careless mistake.blunder
showing or suffering from nervousness, fear, or a lack of confidence.timorous
verb to humiliate or shame, as by injury to one's pride or self-respect.mortify
verb throw or cast awaytoss away
verb to criticize (someone) severely or angrily especially for personal failings noun a cause of shamereproach x2
adjective having, using, or showing good sense or sound judgmentsensible
noun an angry argument or disagreement, typically between people who are usually on good terms.quarrel
noun A general rule intended to regulate behavior or thought.precept
verb to attach as an attribute, condition, or consequence.annex
unnecessary or needless.superfluous
adjective showing great care and perseverance.assiduous
noun a rescue from financial distress verb To leave or abandon something.bail out x2
phrasal verb to make an empty space in (something)hollow out
phrasal verb 1. to add more details or information to somethingflesh out
noun a long angry speech or scoldingtirade
noun fully committed to achieving a goalresolute
noun insincere or excessive praiseflattery
verb To regard with great respect; revere.venerate
noun a grammatical mistake in speech or writing.solecism
noun deception by pretending to entertain one set of intentions while acting under the influence of anotherduplicity
verb to assign to a later timeput off
adjective hard to pleasefussy
noun something of little importancetrifle
verb to cause delay, interruption, or difficulty inhinder
noun an effect that results from a problem spreadingspillover
adjective feeling or showing love and affectionsmitten
adjective liable to sudden unpredictable changefickle
verb to prevent the participation, consideration, or inclusion ofrule out
verb to become spread throughout all parts ofpervade
verb to grow less in scope or intensity especially graduallytaper off
noun the action of spending funds.expenditure
adjective widely knownprominent
noun an agent that provokes or speeds significant change or actioncatalyst
to represent as similar: compareliken
noun an agent, usually a drug or food, that arouses or is held to arouse sexual desireaphrodisiac
noun 1. capable of being done, effected, or accomplished 2. probable; likelyfeasible x2
phrasal verb to deal in a satisfactory or successful way with a problem or situationsort out
noun an afflictionwoe
noun. Pathology the loss of a previously held ability to speak or understand spoken or written language, due to disease or injury of the brain.aphasia
noun 1. a period or state of little or no growth or decline verb 2. to stop increasing or progressingplateau x2
verb to take the place or position of; supplant.supersede
noun a commonsense rule (or set of rules) intended to increase the probability of solving some problemheuristic
noun infringement or violation of a law, command, or dutytransgression
to admit that you have done something wrongown up
adjective of an argument or statement, not seeming reasonable or probable; failing to convince.implausible
noun strong muscular or physical effort.strain
verb to approve openlyendorse
verb to make more acute or effective; improvehone
verb to use one's authority to reject or cancel a decision, view, etc.override