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ecstasy - rapture; very strong feeling of joy and happiness; any overpowering emotion; ADJ. ecstatic: causing or experiencing ecstasy
woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
sallow - (of the skin) yellowish and unhealthy-looking; sickly in color; Ex. sallow complexion due to jaundice
prolong - lengthen; extend; draw out
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
blunder - error; stupid mistake
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
browbeat - bully; intimidate
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance