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sherbet - flavored dessert ice
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
indiscriminate - choosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
derivation - deriving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
adamant - hard; inflexible
mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental