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Glossary of Analogy Words

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Tryst
A meeting, date, agreement or engagement; usually romantic

A secret romantic meeting
Bustle
To move in a quick, busy manner.

A gathering of material - usually at the back of a woman's skirt below the waist.
Enterprising
Marked by imagination, initiative, and readingess to undertake new projects.

Having a strong desire for success or achievement.
Sloth
A very slow moving animal that lives in trees.

Not liking to work; laziness.
Delegate
A person given power or authority to act for others.

Transfer power or responsibilities to someone else.
Culinary
Of or having to do with cooking or the kitchen.
Magnate
A very wealthy, powerful or influential person; especially in business.
Indulge
To give in and do something you really want to do (like eat 6 chocolate bars).

To engage or take part in something - esp. somthing good or fun.
Toothsome
Delicious, pleasant, attractive

Extremely pleasing to the sense of taste.
Stagnate
Stand still, exist in a changeless situation.
Compatriot
A person from one's own country.

A colleague
Integrate
To make into a whole by bringing all parts together.

To open to people of all races or ethnic groups.
Tyro
A beginner, someone new to an activity
Convention
A formal meeting or assembly.

A custom that everyone in a group follows.
Benign
Gentleness, mild character

Medical term meaning harmless
Malevolent
Wishing harm to others; having a harmful influence.
Colleague
A fellow member of a profession, staff or academic faculty

A work associate
Peruse
To read or examine typically with great care
or
To leaf through something/not look carefully
Tonsorial
Of or relating to barbering or being a barber
Winsome
Charming; often in a childlike way.
Peon
A laborer; someone forced to do menial work.
Compile
To gather things together.

To put together materials from different sources.
Dormant
Lying asleep or as if asleep; temporarily inactive.
Masticate
To chew or to grind together into a pulp
Patron
A regular customer.

Someone that supports, protects, or champions something.

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