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restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
acquiesce - assent; agree passively; comply without protest
bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
ignominy - deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
seismic - pertaining to earthquakes
turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
oblivious - inattentive or unmindful; unaware; wholly absorbed; forgetful(having the habit of forgetting)
transmute - transform; change; convert to something different