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overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
schism - division into factions (esp. within a religious body); split
bilious - suffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
resplendent - brilliant; splendid in appearance; dazzling; glorious
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.