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shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
impertinent - insolent; rude; not pertinent; N. impertinence
travail - strenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
implausible - unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi
plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross