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resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
treatise - article treating a subject systematically and thoroughly
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
mock - ridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited