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::: animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
::: frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear
::: accretion - growth or increase in size by gradual addition; growth; increase; increase by natural growth; Ex. towers and other accretions of the castle; V. accrete
::: egregious - notorious; conspicuously bad or shocking
::: adversary - opponent; enemy
::: overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
::: verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
::: coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
::: cathartic - purgative; medicine that causes the bowels to empty; ADJ.
::: aberrant - abnormal or deviant