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disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip
antecedents - preceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
distrait - absentminded; distracted
memorial - something, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
peregrination - journey; V. peregrinate
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth