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well

Usage

  • euphemism

    A euphemism is a polite synonym or expression that people use when they want to avoid talking about—or indirectly replace—an unpleasant or embarrassing thing.

  • euphony

    Euphony is a pleasing sound in speech or music.

  • eulogy

    A eulogy is a speech or other piece of writing, often part of a funeral, in which someone or something is highly praised.

  • euphoria

    A state of euphoria is one of extreme happiness or overwhelming joy.

  • euphonious

    having a pleasant sound

  • euphoric

    exaggerated feeling of well-being or elation

  • euthanasia

    the act of killing someone painlessly (especially someone suffering from an incurable illness)

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