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ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
plethora - excess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses
homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.
collage - work of art put together from fragments
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
entrance - put under a spell(condition caused by magical power); carry away(fill with strong feeling) with emotion; put into a trance; fill with delight