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douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
vestige - trace; remains; Ex. vestiges of some ancient religion
alcove - nook; recess
discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
feign - pretend
subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
gibberish - nonsense; nonsensical or unintelligible talk or writing; babbling
catalyst - agent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
horde - crowd; swarm