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flock

n. a group of birds

indignant

adj. feeling or showing anger or annoyance at something unfair

perilous

adj. full of danger or risk

infested

adj. when something (insect, disease) is present in large numbers, typically to cause damage or disease

condemn

v. sentence (someone) to a particular punishment

academic

adj. relating to education and scholarship

anonymous

adj. a person not identified by name

socially engaged

adj. phrase: so participate in a variety of social relationships

drastic

adj. radical and extreme

overzealous

adj. too eager in attitude or behavior

intrigue

n. arouse the curiosity or interest of; fascinate

disclosure

n. to expose; the action of making new or secret information known

forensics

n. scientific tests or techniques used in connection with the detection of crime

ridiculous

adj. absurd

obsessed

adj. to continuously fill the mind of someone, so that they can think of nothing else

connected

adj. linked

disruptive

adj. causing a break in a regular routine

discomfit

v. to make someone feel uneasy or embarrassed

insitution

n. a society or organization founded for a religious, educational, social, or similar purpose