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propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
accolade - award of merit; strong praise and approval
chauvinist - blindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
rigid - hard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
solitude - state of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
pedigree - line of ancestors; ancestry; lineage; ADJ. (of an animal) descended from of a chosen family; Ex. pedigree dog; CF. crane's foot
accelerate - move faster
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy