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concord - harmony; accord
cunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
injurious - harmful; causing injury
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
expeditious - done with speed; quick; N. expedition
somatic - pertaining to the body; bodily; physical