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preeminent
above others; prominent; superior
unbridled
unrestrained; violent
nauseous
sickening, affecting or affected with extreem disgust
fulsome
offensively excessive or insincere; exceeding the bounds of good taste
a tremor
a trembling (from disease or weakness); a feeling of uncertainty or anxiety
functionary
one charged with performance of a specific function
prefatory
located in front; preliminary; relating to or constituting a preface
uncanny
seeming to have a supernatural character or origin; eeire; dangerous
nave
to main body of a church; a hub of a wheel
baffle
ceck or defeat by confusing or puzzling; frustrate the efforts of; check or break the flow of
exhilaration
feeling or state of being excited, stimulated, invigorated
rasping
grating, scraping, raucous
proponent
one who argues in favor of something, one who makes a proposal
redundant
exceeding what is necessary or normal; containing something excessive
desultory
marked by lack of a definate plan; aimless, without order or rational connection
meringue
a delicate mixture of beaten egg whites and powdered sugar, used as an icing or made into small cakes that are quickly browned
unwitting
not knowing; unawarel unintentional
bludgeon
a short clublike weapon ith one end loaded or thicker than the other hit with heavy impact; ovecome by agressive argumentg
toady
one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors (a toadeater)
mete
assign my measure; allot