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gaffe - social blunder
hirsute - hairy; having a lot of hair
compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
adamant - hard; inflexible
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
idiosyncrasy - individual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
rehabilitate - restore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of
quiver - tremble; shake; N.
denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food