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abet
to encourage, assist (especially in something wrong)
aver
to affirm, declare confidently
blatant
obvious or conspicuous, esecially in an unfavorable sense
broach
to bring up or begin to talk about, (a subject)
buttress
to support, prop up, a supporting stucture
carousal
noisy revelry or merrmaking (often with a a suggestion of heavy drinking)
collate
to arrange in order fro some specific purpose
connoisseur
an expert, one who is well qualified to pass critical judgements
diconsolate
deeply unhappy or dejectex, without hope
encumber
to weigh down or burden, (whith difficulties, cares, debt)
fometn
to promote troulb eor rebellion
grisly
frightful, horrible, ghastly
herculean
characterized by great strength, very hard to do in the sense of requiring unusual strength
impassive
showing no feeling or emotion
inauspicious
unfavorable, suggesting bad luck
invontrovertible
unquestionable, beyond dispute
nonplussed
puzzzled, not knowing what to do, at a loss
opportune
suitable or convenient for a particulat purpose
prolific
abundently productive
rejoinder
a reply