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ransack - search thoroughly; pillage (going through a place); Ex. Enemy soldiers ransacked the town.
adorn - decorate
equivocal - (of words or statements) ambiguous; intentionally misleading; (of behavior) questionable; OP. unequivocal
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
meditation - reflection; thought; V. meditate
babble - chatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.
reprieve - postponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise