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fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
blowhard - talkative boaster; braggart
clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
padre - chaplain (in the armed forces)
forswear - renounce under oath; abandon; make a solemn promise to give up; CF. abjure
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
belabor - harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
blunder - error; stupid mistake