elude

evade or escape from (a danger, enemy, or pursuer)

embark

begin (a course of action, especially one that is important or demanding)

emblem

device or symbolic object as a distinctive badge of a nation, organization, or family

encounter

unexpectedly experience or be faced with (something difficult or hostile)

endeavor

try hard to do or achieve something

endure

remain in existence; last

ensue

happen or occur afterward or as a result

enthrall

capture the fascinated attention of

epidemic

a sudden, widespread occurrence of a particular undesirable phenomenon

equivalent

equal in value, amount, function, meaning, etc

erode

gradually destroy or be gradually destroyed

erupt

break out or burst forth suddenly and dramatically

esteem

respect and admiration, typically for a person

estimate

roughly calculate or judge the value, number, quantity, or extent of

evaluate

form an idea of the amount, number, or value of; assess

evidence

be or show proof of

excel

be exceptionally good at or proficient in an activity or subject

exclude

eny (someone) access to or bar (someone) from a place, group, or privilege

exonerate

(especially of an official body) absolve (someone) from blame for a fault or wrongdoing, especially after due consideration of the case

expanse

an area of something, typically land or sea, presenting a wide continuous surface

exploit

make full use of and derive benefit from (a resource)

extinct

no longer in existence

exuberant

filled with or characterized by a lively energy and excitement

fathom

understand (a difficult problem or an enigmatic person) after much thought

feud

a prolonged and bitter quarrel or dispute

figment

a thing that someone believes to be real but that exists only in their imagination

firebrand

a person who is passionate about a particular cause, typically inciting change and taking radical action

flabbergast

surprise (someone) greatly; astonish

flagrant

of something considered wrong or immoral) conspicuously or obviously offensive

flaw

a mark, fault, or other imperfection that mars a substance or object

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