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totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
poultice - soothing application applied to sore and inflamed portions of the body
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
outspoken - candid; blunt
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
diaphanous - sheer; transparent
turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil