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supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
ferocious - fierce; violent; N. ferocity
tycoon - wealthy and powerful businessperson; wealthy leader; magnate; Ex. business tycoon
emetic - substance causing vomiting; ADJ.
bantering - joking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
appellation - name; title
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
parry - ward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF.