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ambush - act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V.
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
discombobulated - discomposed; confused
crone - hag; ugly old woman
bellicose - warlike
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
bohemian - unconventional (in an artistic way)
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic