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nettle - irritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
unassuming - modest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
imprecation - curse; swearword
infantile - childish; infantlike
saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
expertise - specialized knowledge (in a particular field); expert skill