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contagion - infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
capitulate - surrender; give up all resistance
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
throb - (of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart
recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
foster - rear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)