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hecticadj full of incessant or frantic activity (рус. — беспокойный)


wrenchn 1. a sudden violent twist or pull (рус. — скручивание); 2. a feeling of sadness or distress caused by one's own or another's departure; 3. an adjustable tool like a spanner, used for gripping and turning nuts or bolts (рус. — гаечный ключ)


exacerbate (exacerbated) — v make (a problem, bad situation, or negative feeling) worse. (рус. — обострять, ухудшать)


ceaselesslyadv continuously and without end (рус. — безостановочно)


exhilarating — adj. making one feel very happy, animated, or elated; thrilling.


exhilaratev. make (someone) feel very happy, animated, or elated


deceptionn from to deceivev deliberately cause (someone) to believe something that is not true, especially for personal gain (рус. — обман, обманывать)


politicking — adj. (of an action) 1. seeming sensible and judicious under the circumstances; 2. (from politick) <archaic> (of a person) prudent and sagacious


backbitingn malicious talk about someone who is not present


unmetadj (of a requirement) not achieved or fulfilled.


clod of ailments and grievances — from clodn 1. a lump of earth or clay; 2. (informal) a stupid person; ailmentn an illness, typically a minor one; grievancen a real or imagined cause for complaint, especially unfair treatment. (рус. — сгусток болезней и обид)


rejoicev feel or show great joy or delight.


demeanorn outward behavior or bearing (рус. — поведение)


cramv 1. completely fill (a place or container) to the point of overflowing; 2. study intensively over a short period of time just before an examination


sowv 1. plant (seed) by scattering it on or in the earth; 2. disseminate or introduce (something undesirable).


reapv cut or gather (a crop or harvest)


cotton candyn a mass of fluffy spun sugar, usually pink or white, wrapped round a stick or a paper cone; candy floss


endowmentn 1. the action of endowing something or someone; 2. a quality or ability possessed or inherited by someone; 3. a form of life insurance involving payment of a fixed sum to the insured person on a specified date, or to their estate should they die before this date. (рус. — дар)


consciencen a person's moral sense of right and wrong, viewed as acting as a guide to one's behavior (рус. — совесть)


delusionn an idiosyncratic belief or impression maintained despite being contradicted by reality or rational argument, typically as a symptom of mental disorder (рус. — заблуждение)


bead — n 1. a small piece of glass, stone, or similar material that is threaded with others to make a necklace or rosary or sewn on to fabric (рус. мн. бусинки) 2. a drop of a liquid on a surface; 3. a small knob forming the foresight of a gun; 4. the reinforced inner edge of a pneumatic tyre that grips the rim of the wheel; 5. an ornamental plaster moulding resembling a string of beads or having a semicircular cross section


perspirationn the process of sweating


tricklev (of a liquid) flow in a small stream; n a small flow of liquid.


hostile — adj showing or feeling opposition or dislike; unfriendly


war-torn — adj (of a place) racked or devastated by war


roach-ridden — from n roach (informal) — a cockroach; ridden = ppv ride — sit on and control the movement of (an animal, typically a horse).


clingv hold on tightly to smth. (рус. — цепляться)


concealmentn the action of hiding something or preventing it from being known. (рус. — утаивание)


ingenuity n the quality of being clever, original, and inventive (рус. изобретательность)


shedn a simple roofed structure used for garden storage, to shelter animals, or as a workshop (рус. — сарай)


beratev scold or criticize (someone) angrily (рус. — бранить)