Hospitalitynoun - The friendly and generous reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers. (13th May)
ImpulsiveIf someone is impulsive, it means that they act on instinct, without thinking decisions through. Impulses are short, quick feelings, and if someone is in the habit of acting on them, they're impulsive. (29th April)
Commotionnoun - A state of confused and noisy disturbance. "She was distracted by a commotion across the street." (8th April)
Dissolve - verb - (With reference to a solid.) Become or cause to become incorporated into a liquid so as to form a solution. "Glucose dissolves easily in water."

verb - Comfort (someone) at a time of grief or disappointment. "She tried to console him but he pushed her gently away."
Affluentadj.(Especially of a group or area.) Having a great deal of money; wealthy. "The affluent societies of the western world." (25th February)

Compensationnoun - Something, typically money, awarded to someone in recognition of loss, suffering, or injury. (4th February)

Consolidateverb - Make (something) physically stronger or more solid. "The first phase of the project is to consolidate the outside walls." (28th January)

Appreciateverb - Recognize the full worth of. "She feels that he does not appreciate her." (21st January)

Convert - verb - Change the form, character, or function of something. (14th January)

Priority- noun - The fact or condition of being regarded or treated as more important than others. "The safety of the country takes priority overany other matter." (7th January)

Gratitudenoun - The quality of being thankful; readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. "She expressed her gratitude to the committee for their support." (17th December)

Monitor - noun - A device used for observing, checking, or keeping a continuous record of something. (10th December)

Amalgamateverb - Combine or unite to form one organization or structure. "He amalgamated his company with another." (3rd December)

Resoluteadj. - Admirably purposeful, determined, and unwavering. "He was resolute in his fight to uphold liberal values." (26th November)

Dominant - adj. - Having power and influence over others. "Despite a dominant performance in New Zealand's lineout in the second half, Retallick looked frazzled." (19th November)

Appropriate - adj. - Suitable or proper in the circumstances. (12th November)

RESONATEverb - Produce or be filled with a deep, full, reverberating sound. "The sound of the siren resonated across the harbour." (5th November)

EVOKE - verb - Bring or recall (a feeling, memory, or image) to the conscious mind. (8th October)

EMBRACEverb - Hold (someone) closely in one's arms, especially as a sign of affection. "Aunt Sophie embraced her warmly." (1st October)

MANDATORYadjective - Required by law or mandate; compulsory. "Wearing helmets was made mandatory for pedal cyclists." (24th September)

POIGNANTadjective - Evoking a keen sense of sadness or regret. "A poignant reminder of the passing of time." (17th September)

SUSTAINABILITYnoun - The ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level. "The sustainability of economic growth." (10th September)

SPORADIC - adjective - Occurring at irregular intervals or only in a few places; scattered or isolated. (3rd September)

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