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explicit, implicit

The word explicit means “fully and clearly expressed; leaving nothing implied.” It also means “readily observable,” as in an explicit sign of success. And, of course, explicit...

Expresso vs. Espresso

All coffee lovers and, in fact, most people that have entered a coffee shop, a bar or a restaurant, know what an espresso is. But what is an "expresso"? Some might get confused by this word, knowing that it doesn't appear in any menu, dictionary, pub...

extenuate - vocabulary

verb
To diminish the gravity or importance of an offense, fault, or crime; to underestimate, make light of, underrate.Note: The present parti...

Extortion vs. Blackmail

Extortion vs. Blackmail: Navigating Distinctions in Coercion Understanding the differences between "extortion" and "blackmail" involves recognizing distinctions in forms of coercion. This article aims to clarify the meanings, applications...

extreme - correct spelling

extreme adjective
Example: He answered the door with extreme hostility....

extremely - correct spelling

extremely adverb
Grammar.com's section on the Parts of Speech discusses the demise of -ly adverbs. Click here for that dis...

extricate - vocabulary

verb
To release or free from entanglement, to disengage, usually from a situation. Tell a man whose house is on fire to give a moderate alarm; tell him to moderately rescue his wife from the hands of the rav...

exuberance - correct spelling

exuberance adjective
Example: “But how do we know when irrational exuberance has unduly escalated asset values, which then become subject to un...

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