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glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
propound - put forth for consideration or analysis; set forth; Ex. propound a problem/theory
befuddle - confuse thoroughly
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
overthrow - topple; N.
subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate