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::: incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
::: stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
::: overblown - inflated; exaggerated
::: bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
::: vying - contending; CF. vie
::: opprobrium - infamy; disgrace arising from shameful conduct; vilification(slander); scorn; contempt; Ex. opprobrium hurled against him; ADJ. opprobrious: expressing contempt; shameful or infamous
::: proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
::: impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic
::: unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
::: dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal