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acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
frenetic - (phrenetic) frenzied; frantic
maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
torrent - rushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology
politic - prudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery