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pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
gruff - rough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
genuflect - bend the knee as in worship
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
forthright - straightforward; direct; frank
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
lineage - descent; ancestry
innovation - change; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative