1. endorse: everyone waited to see which one of the rival candidates for the city council the mayor would endorse
    approve; support
  2. enhance: you can enhance your chances of being admitted to the college of your choice by learning to write well
    increase; improve
  3. enigma: women's behavior was an enigma to him
    puzzle; mystery
  4. enmity: he labored to bring an end to the enmity that prevented the peaceful coexistence
    ill will; hatred
  5. ephemeral: the mayfly is an ephemeral creature: its adult life lasts little more than a day
    short-lived; fleeting
  6. equanimity: even the inevitable strains of caring for a n ailing mother did not disturb her eqaunimity
    calmness of temperament; composure
  7. equitable: I am seeking an equitable solution to this dispute
    fair; impartial
  8. equivocal: rejecting the candidate's equivocal comments on tax reform, the reporters pressed him to state clearly where he stood on the issue
    ambiguous; intentionally misleading
  9. erroneous: I thought my answer was correct, but it was erroneous
    mistaken; wrong
  10. erudite" adj unlike much scholarly writing, his prose was entertaining as well as erudite, lively as well as learned
    learned; scholary
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