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palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
ceremonious - marked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
consistency - absence of contradictions; uniformity; degree of thickness or firmness; Ex. consistency of thick cream; CF. viscous
virile - manly; having masculine spirit or strength; full of strength
dishonor - disgrace; N. ADJ. dishonorable