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flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
discrete - separate; unconnected
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
abbreviate - shorten
habituate - accustom or familiarize; addict
aegis - shield; protection; defense
mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
piscatorial - pertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces
misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny