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grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
clamor - loud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
prodigious - enormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
efficacy - power to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
altruistic - unselfishly generous; concerned for others; N. altiruism: unselfish concern for the welfare of others; unselfishness; OP. egoism
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing