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Profile: Irma Crespo
User Name: Irma Crespo
Forum Rank: Advanced Member
Occupation: attorney-at-law
Interests: world politics, protection of the species, anthropology
Gender: Female
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Joined: Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Last Visit: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 11:35:36 PM
Number of Posts: 1,462
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Topic: debonair
Posted: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 11:35:36 PM

Definition: (adjective) Having a sophisticated charm.
Synonyms: suave
Topic: frugal
Posted: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 7:38:26 PM

Definition: (adjective) Practicing or marked by economy, as in the expenditure of money or the use of material resources.
Synonyms: sparing, stinting, economical
Topic: terrify
Posted: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 6:56:11 PM

Definition: (verb) To inspire fear or dread in; frighten greatly.
Synonyms: terrorize
Topic: leave-taking
Posted: Wednesday, June 20, 2018 6:16:13 PM

Definition: (noun) The act of departing politely.
Synonyms: parting, farewell
Usage: Captain Rawdon himself was much more affected at the leave-taking than the resolute little woman to whom he bade farewell.
Topic: earsplitting
Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018 11:34:59 PM

Definition: (adjective) Loud and shrill enough to hurt the ears.
Synonyms: deafening, thunderous
Usage: When the little boy throws a tantrum, he lets loose with the most fearful, earsplitting screams.
Topic: baseless
Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018 8:40:24 PM

Definition: (adjective) Having no basis or foundation in fact.
Synonyms: groundless, unfounded, unwarranted, idle, wild
Topic: incarcerate
Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018 6:29:34 PM

Definition: (verb) Lock up or confine, in or as in a jail.
Synonyms: immure, imprison, jail, jug, put behind bars, remand, lag, put away
Usage: It can cost huge sums to incarcerate a prisoner for a year.
Topic: carrel
Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018 5:45:47 PM

Definition: (noun) A partially partitioned nook in or near the stacks in a library, used for private study.
Synonyms: cubicle, stall
Topic: insufferable
Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018 5:23:19 PM

Definition: (adjective) Difficult or impossible to endure; intolerable.
Synonyms: impossible, unacceptable
Usage: We both agreed he was the most insufferable bore and that we would not be inviting him to our next dinner party.
Topic: umbrageous
Posted: Sunday, June 17, 2018 4:55:32 PM

Definition: (adjective) Affording or forming shade.
Synonyms: shadowed, shady

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