◆◆observant adj. 观察力敏锐的
◆greyish adj. 浅灰色的
◆dispel v. 驱散，消除
◆outlandish adj. 稀奇古怪的
strange and unpleasant
weird: strange and unnatural
difficult to understand
◆◆◆acquisition n. 获得
acquisition: the act of acquiring
Eg: He devotes his time to the acquisition of knowledge.他把全部的精力都用在知识的获得上。
the acquisition of sth. (通常形式)
Eg: Acquiring confidence is essential.
The acquisition of confidence is essential.
The acqisition of skills is necessary in the modern society.
the acquisition / acquirement of knowledge 知识的获得
the acquisition of money 金钱的获得
Eg:The acquisition of money is what a large number of people run after.
◆cosmetic n. 化妆品
◆outrageous adj. 无理的，令人不能容忍的
He found my offer outrageous