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mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
upbraid - reprimand; severely scold
grueling - exhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
alienate - make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of
harry - harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
combustible - easily burned; N. CF. combustion
dissent - disagree
persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
ebullient - showing excitement; overflowing with enthusiasm; boiling; N. ebullience; N. ebullition: state of boiling
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.