When people hear the word faith they think of religion. Alan Watts means faith in the modern sense which means confidence that it will happen. When someone says I have faith in you that means they trust that person and believe what they are saying. In good faith means that an action is done with honest and sincere intent. When someone takes a leap of faith they are doing so because they believe the outcome will be successful. To lose faith means to stop believing in something or someone.
Flourish means to prosper, to grow. It shows something positive. I harvested a pail of tomatoes which are flourishing in the garden. The town was flourishing in the early 60’s but is now desolate and few families want to live there.
Hollowness shows a feeling of emptiness, nothingness as if your life has no meaning. When something is hollow it means there is nothing inside of it. A basketball is filled with air but is considered hollow.
For the future means it is done to prepare for or make the future better. Do it for the team, do it for the right reasons, and do it for your country are examples of how we use for.
Capacity means to be able to hold or ability to perform a task. The capacity of the ship is 1,000 people means that 1,000 passengers and crew can be on the ship. Having the capacity to love means that you have the ability and desire to love another. At maximum capacity means that something is 100% full.
Make sense is a common phrasal verb which means to something that is understandable and believable. We also like to say that person is not making sense. Jack did not make sense, and I thought his explanation was a lie.
Plunge into means to do something without fear or hesitation. When a person jumps into the water we can also say they have plunged into it. If someone was fearful of something they would say let’s not just plunge into this.