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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
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
cession - yielding to another; ceding
concession - an act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
confiscate - seize; take possession of (private property) by official order (usu. as a punishment); commandeer
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
dint - means; effort; Ex. by dint of hard work
energize - invigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active