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barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck
cumbersome - heavy and awkward to carry or wear; burdensome; Ex. cumbersome parcel/uniform
abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
effluvium - noxious(harmful) smell
heyday - time of greatest success or power; prime
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
incredulity - tendency to disbelief
adversary - opponent; enemy