ac·cre·tion [uhkree-shuhn] 

noun

1. an increase by natural growth or by gradual external addition; growth in size or extent.

log·or·rhe·a

[law-guhreeuh, log-uh]

noun

1. pathologically incoherent, repetitious speech.

2.incessant or compulsive talkativeness; wearisome volubility.

au·to·tel·ic [aw-tuhtel-ik] 
adjective
(of an entity or event) having within itself the purpose of its existence or happening.
Etymology: Greek autotelēs, from aut- + telos, meaning self + goal.
“An autotelic person needs few material possessions and little entertainment, comfort, power, or fame because so muchof what he or she does is already rewarding.” – Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi
im·pri·ma·tur [im-pri-mah-ter, –mey-, -prahy-] 
noun

2. sanction or approval; support: Our plan has the company president’s imprimatur.

fer·vent

[fur-vuhnt]

adjective

1. having or showing great warmth or intensity of spirit, feeling, enthusiasm, etc.; ardent: a fervent admirer; a fervent plea.

2. hot; burning; glowing.

con·tig·u·ous

[kuhn-tig-yoo-uhs]

adjective

  1. touching; in contact.
  2. in close proximity without actually touching; near.
  3. adjacent in time: contiguous events.

no·et·ic

[noh-et-ik] adjective

1. of or pertaining to the mind.

2. originating in or apprehended by the reason.

am·bi·vert

[am-bi-vurt]

noun Psychology

one whose personality type is intermediate between extrovert and introvert.

a·chro·mic

[ey-kroh-mik]

adjective

colorless; without coloring matter.

vas·ti·tude

[vas-ti-tood, -tyood, vah-sti-] Show IPA

noun

1. vastness; immensity: the vastitude of his love for all humankind.

2. a vast expanse or space: the ocean vastitude.

glib

[glib]

adjective, glib·ber, glib·best.

1. readily fluent, often thoughtlessly, superficially, or insincerely so: a glib talker; glib answers.

2. easy or unconstrained, as actions or manners.

pic·a·yune

[pik-ee-yoon, pik-uh-]

adjective

1. of little value or account; small; trifling: a picayune amount.

2. petty, carping, or prejudiced: I didn’t want to seem picayune by criticizing.

scher·zo

[skert-soh]

noun, plural scher·zos, scher·zi [skert-see] Music.

a movement or passage of light or playful character, especially as the second or third movement of a sonata or a symphony.

ax·i·o·mat·ic

[ak-see-uh-mat-ik]

adjective

1. pertaining to or of the nature of an axiom; self-evident; obvious.

2. aphoristic.

ef·flo·resce

[ef-luh-res]

verb (used without object), ef·flo·resced, ef·flo·resc·ing.

1. to burst into bloom; blossom.

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