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boldness of effort; initiative or aggressiveness; guts; spunk; standing up for what one believes is in the best interests of all; a 'go ahead', a 'yes' attitude to learn and improve

characterized by kindness and warm courtesy (wonderful example of graciousness shown by this amazing 9 year old singer wearing the red skirt, note her attitude when she says 'thank you' right after she sings); to show favor toward; characterized by tact and propriety.(responded to the insult with gracious humor; of a merciful or compassionate.nature); characterized by charm or beauty and poise; graceful; characterized by elegance and good taste (gracious living)

gallivant, gallivanted, gallivanting, gallivants.intransitive verbs
also.galavant (go figure); welcome to the descriptive but confusing.hodgepodge of the English language; more examples
gallivant means to roam about in search of pleasure or amusement; wander; to play around amorously; flirt

graft, grafted, grafting, grafts.verbs
transitive verb senses.to unite a shoot or bud with a growing plant by insertion or by placing in close contact; to join a plant or plants by such union
intransitive verb senses.to make a graft; to be or become joined
a detached shoot or bud united or to be united with a growing plant; the union or point of union of a detached shoot or bud with a growing plant by insertion or attachment

graft.noun unscrupulous use of one's position to derive profit or advantages; extortion; money or an advantage gained or yielded by unscrupulous means
graft, grafted, grafting, grafts.transitive.and.intransitive verbs
to gain by or practice unscrupulous use of one's position

gloat, gloated, gloating, gloats.intransitive verbs
to feel or express great, often malicious, pleasure or self-satisfaction (don't gloat over your rival's misfortune:.Proverbs 24:17)
the act of gloating; a feeling of great pleasure or self-satisfaction

a surface shininess or luster; a superficially or deceptively attractive appearance
gloss, glossed, glossing, glosses.verbs
transitive verb sense or use-to give a bright sheen or luster to; to make attractive or acceptable by deception or superficial treatment (a résumé that glossed over the applicant's lack of experience); palliate
intransitive verb sense-to become shiny or lustrous
glossy, glossier, glossiest.adjectives
having a smooth, shiny, lustrous surface (glossy painted nails); sleek; superficially and often speciously attractive; showy (glossy trendsetters)
a photographic print on smooth, shiny paper; a popular magazine printed on smooth-coated stock

a purposefully.misleading.interpretation or explanation; casuistry
gloss, glossed, glossing, glosses.transitive senses
to give a false interpretation to; deceive
gloss over, glossed over, glossing over,.phrasal verbs
if you gloss over a problem, a mistake or an embarrassing.moment, you try and make it seem unimportant by ignoring it or by dealing with it very quickly (some governments appear happy to gloss over.continued human rights.abuses)

partial or total darkness; dimness (switched on a table lamp to banish the gloom of a grey, cloudy winter afternoon); partially or totally dark place, area or location; an atmosphere of melancholy or depression (gloom pervaded the office); a state of melancholy or depression; despondency
gloom, gloomed, glooming, glooms.verbs
intransitive use-to be or become dark, shaded or obscure; to feel, appear or act despondent, sad or mournful; to become dark, look glum
transitive use-to make dark, shaded or obscure

gloomy, gloomier, gloomiest.adjectives
partially or totally dark, especially dismal and dreary (a damp, gloomy day); dank; showing or filled with gloom (gloomy faces); causing or producing gloom; depressing (gloomy news; marked by hopelessness); very pessimistic (gloomy predictions); glum

glum, glummer, glummest.adjectives
moody and melancholy; dejected; gloomy; dismal; gloomy, morose, dour, saturnine
the quality or state of being moody, melancholy; glums (the blues)
glum implies silent dejection.(why so glum on such a sunny day?)
gloomy suggests somber melancholy (she takes a gloomy view of the future) morose implies sourness of temper and a tendency to be uncommunicative (he stared down at his dinner plate in a morose and unsociable manner)
dour especially suggests grimness or humorlessness and sometimes an obstinate nature (they seemed dour in their clothing style) 
saturnine suggests gloominess or melancholy of temperament and often a tendency to be bitter or sardonic (the saturnine faces of the judges)

having a pleasant or friendly disposition or manner; cordial and kindly; gracious; conducive to life, growth or comfort; mild
geniality or genialness.noun

gather, gathered, gathering, gathers.verbs
transitive verb senses.to cause to come together; convene; to accumulate something gradually; amass; to harvest or pick (gather flowers; gather wild foods); to gain by a process of gradual increase (gathered speed as we went down the hill in our wagon); to collect into one place; assemble; to draw about or bring one thing closer to something else (gathered the shawl about my shoulders); to conclude; infer (I gather that a decision has not been reached by their lack of contact); to summon up; muster (gathered up his courage); to attract or be a center of attraction for (the parade gathered a large crowd)
intransitive verb senses.to come together in a group; assemble; to accumulate (the dark clouds that had gathered have now dissipated); to grow or increase by degrees (the fire gathered its strength the more wood we fed it); to forage for wild foodstuffs
a meeting of a group (people gathered around to hear him sing; butterflies gathering for their annual.migration)
the act or an instance of gathering; a small fold or pucker made by gathering cloth

group, grouped, grouping, groups.verbs
transitive verb use.to place or arrange in a group (grouped the marbles according to size)
intransitive verb use.to belong to or form a group (the townspeople began to group at the town hall)
two or more figures that make up a unit; (a church group); an assemblage of individuals or objects.gathered or located together; an aggregation (a group of dinner guests; a group of buildings near the road); a number of individuals or things considered together because of similarities (a small group of supporters across the country)
of, relating.to, constituting or being a member of a group (a family group discussion; a group effort)

the act or practice of getting a group to think not individually but as determined by the one teaching (teachers teach based on a curriculum provided by the educational system they may be working for and not based upon ability to answer individual questioning with a pursuance that leads to greater comprehension of a subject); decision making by a group such as by a board of directors or a research team (the groupthink meeting would have been more productive without the coercion to conform); conformity to the good or bad values and standards of a group

a group of criminals or hoodlums who band together for mutual protection and profit; a group of adolescents who band together, especially a group of delinquents; a group of people who associate regularly on a social basis (the whole gang from the office went to a clambake); a group of laborers organized together on one job or under one foreperson (a railroad gang); a group of living things (a gang of wolves; a gang of pidgeons; a gang of bacteria)
gang, ganged, ganging, gangs.verbs
intransitive verb use.to band together as a group or gang
transitive verb use.to arrange or assemble into a group, as for simultaneous operation or production (gang several pages onto one printing plate)
gang up to join together in opposition or attack (the older children were always ganging up on the little ones); to act together as a group (various agencies ganging up to combat the use of illicit drugs)
a member of an organizedgroup of criminals; a racketeer

an ancient region of western Europe south and west of the Rhine River, west of the Alps and north of the Pyrenees, corresponding roughly to modern-day France and Belgium. The Romans extended the designation to include northern Italy, particularly after Julius Caesar's conquest of the area in the Gallic Wars, B.C.E. 58-51

an ancient country of central Asia Minor in the region surrounding modern Ankara, Turkey, settled by Gauls in the third century B.C., it became a Roman province in B.C.E. 25 

Galileo Galilei.(gal-uh-LEE-oh, gal-uh-LAY)
Physical Sciences and Mathematics:.an Italian scientist of the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries; his full name was Galileo Galilei. Galileo proved that objects with different masses fall at the same velocity. One of the first persons to use a telescope to examine objects in the sky, he saw the moons of Jupiter, the mountains on the moon of the Earth and Sunspots. Authorities of the Roman Catholic Church back then forced Galileo to renounce his belief in the model of the solar system proposed by Nicolaus Copernicus.

Galileo had to assert to the then expanding to world control Roman Catholic church that the Earth stands still, with the Sun revolving around it. A famous legend holds that Galileo, after making this public declaration about a motionless Earth to satisfy the ignorant 'religiots' of the day, on his way out of their kangaroo court, muttered."Nevertheless, it does move."
   His history (and more in.Foxes Book of Martyrs.Chapter 5, page 1):
...1616 A.D. A committee of advisors to the Inquisition declares that holding the view that the Sun is the center of the universe or the Earth moves is absurd and formally heretical.
...1616 Cardinal Bellarmine warns Galileo not to hold, teach or defend Copernican theory. According to an unsigned transcript found in the Inquisition file in 1633, Galileo is also enjoinedfrom discussing his theory, either orally or in writing (welcome to world controllers).
...1624 A.D. Galileo goes to Rome. He has six audiences with the Pope and meets with influential cardinals. Pope Urban VIII tells Galileo that he can discuss Copernican theory, so long as he treats it as an hypothesis. (welcome to world controllers where you can't do a thing without permission).
...1632 A.D. Based on the special commission's report, the Pope refers Galileo's case to the Roman Inquisition.
...1632 Galileo receives a summons to appear before the Inquisition. Galileo asks that his trial be moved to Florence.
...1633 A.D. Galileo is interrogated before the Inquisition. For over two weeks he is imprisoned in an apartment in the Inquisition building. Galileo agrees to plead guilty to a lesser charge in exchange for a more lenient sentence. He declares that the Copernican case was made too strongly in his book Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems and offers to refute it in another book.
...1633 Galileo is sentenced to prison for an indefinite term.  Seven of ten cardinals presiding at his trial sign the sentencing order. Galileo signs a formal recantation. Galileo is allowed to serve his term under house arrest in the home of the archbishop of Siena.
...1820 A.D. Papal Inquisition abolished.
...1992 A.D. Catholic Church finally admits that Galileo's views on the solar system are correct:."In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual."....Galileo Galilei, 1564-1642 A.D.