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polarize - split into opposite extremes or camps
discrete - separate; unconnected
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
epoch - period of time
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.
allay - calm; pacify
denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation