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intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
convert - one who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
ideology - system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
lachrymose - producing tears; tearful
muddle - confuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion