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Glossary of analogy 2

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acrimonious
marked by hard or biting sharpness; bitter
ambiguous
doubtful or uncertain; inexplicable; capable of being understood in more than one way
belicose
showing readiness to quarrel or fight
bovine
related to or resembling the ox or cow; sluggish and patient
bucolic
rustic, rural, pastoral
burgeon
to put forth sprout; a bud
burnish
to polish to make shiny
cadaver
a corpse or dead body especially of a person
callow
undeveloped, inexperienced, immature
candid
sincere, honest, impartial
captious
intended to entrap or confuse; quibbling carping faultfinding
carp
to talk in a peevish, grumbling or accusing way, to find fault pettily or unfairly cavil; a fresh water fish
castigate
to punish, tochastise, or rebuke
chagrin
vexation, disappointment, mortification, embarassment
chimerical
imaginary, fantastic, unreal, absurd, impossible
clandestine
secret, hidden, underhanded, surreptitious
cloistered
secluded; hidden from the world; religious secclusion
copse
a thicket of small trees
corroborate
to support w/ evidence or authority; to make more certain
crass
grossly stupid; dull; coarse gross

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