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befuddle - confuse thoroughly
draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
masticate - chew
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows