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(adj.) not usual, not typical, strange
abnormal
(v.) to turn bottom side up, upset
capsize
(n.) large scale disaster, misfortune, or failure
catastrophe
(v.) to become or make less; (n.) a lessening
decrease
(adj.) inclined to argue or debate; provoking debate
disputatious
(v.) to drive or throw out, evict
eject
(v.) to grow, thrive, be prosperous; to wave in the air;
(n.) a dramatic gesture; a fanfareof horns
flourish
(n.) a reason for doing something; something that stimulates action
incentive
(adj.) disobedient; rebellious
insubordinate
(adj.) easily read
legible
(n.) the central point or heart of a matter; a knob
nub
(n.) a violent attack; a sudden rush of something
onslaught
(v.) to establish by law; to order or command; to appoint as a priest or minister; to destine
ordain
(v.) to get ahead of, do better than, exceed
outstrip
(v.) to spread throughout
pervade
(adj.) cautious, careful, showing good sense
prudent
(v.) to put out, extinguish, end
quench
(n.) a small part remaining behind
remnant
(adj.) happening or existing at the same time
simultaneous
(v.) to turn aside sharply; (n.) a sharp or sudden turn
swerve