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horde - crowd; swarm
synthesis - combining parts or separate things into a whole; the whole so formed; PL. syntheses; V. synthesize
pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
heresy - opinion contrary to popular belief; opinion contrary to accepted religion; ADJ. heretical; CF. heretic
levity - lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
exuberance - overflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
provisional - tentative; temporary