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nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
shudder - shake uncontrollably; tremble; V.
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
robust - strong; vigorous
shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
proviso - stipulation; condition in an agreement; provision
jeopardize - endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
doldrums - blues; listlessness(lack of spirit or energy); slack(inactive) period; period of stagnation; ocean area near the equator where ships cannot move because there is no wind; Ex. in the doldrums
compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval