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resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
exalt - raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation
detached - emotionally removed; free from emotional involvement; calm and objective; physically separate; N. detachment; CF. attachment
voluble - fluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal
retinue - following; attendants
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
slapdash - hasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire