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::: irascible - irritable; easily angered
::: disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
::: insomnia - wakefulness; inability to sleep
::: appall - dismay; shock deeply
::: outcast - one that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.
::: travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
::: repress - hold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
::: transcendental - going beyond common thought or ideas; impossible to understand by practical experiences or practices; known only by studying thoughts or intuition; OP. empirical; CF. transcendentalism
::: hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
::: insightful - discerning; perceptive