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ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
gaffe - social blunder
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings
plausible - conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
cistern - reservoir or water tank
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)