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jibe - agree; be in harmony with; gibe
halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
horde - crowd; swarm
deride - ridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
acute - (of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
reminiscent - suggestive of something (in the past); of reminiscence
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
overturn - turn over; capsize; topple