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engulf - surround and swallow up
unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
collusion - conspiring in a fraudulent scheme to cheat or deceive others; V. collude
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
zephyr - gentle breeze; west wind
transitory - transient; impermanent; fleeting; N. transitoriness
poise - good judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes