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gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
proviso - stipulation; condition in an agreement; provision
bedizen - dress with vulgar finery
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel