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collate
to compare or arrange critically in order to note difference or for other purposes
foment
to promote trouble or rebellion
abet
to encourage, assist
encumber
to weigh down or burden
connoisseur
an expert
blatant
noisy in a coarse, offensive way
disconsolate
deeply unhappy
buttress
to support, strengthen
aver
to affirm, declare confidently
carousel
noisy or merrymaking (heavy drinking)
broach
to break the surface of the water, to announce
nonplussed
puzzled, not knowing what to do
prolific
abundantly productive
opportune
suitable or convenient
incontrovertible
unquestionable
grisly
ghastly, frightful, horrible
rejoinder
a reply to a reply
predilection
a liking, preference
magniloquent
expressed in lofty or high-flown language, pompous
inauspicious
unfavorable, unlucky
impassive
showing no feeling or emotion
herculean
relating to hercules, characterized by great strength