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milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
perturb - disturb greatly
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach
inert - inactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky
craven - cowardly
sectarian - of a sect; narrow-minded; parochial; N: member of a sect; narrow-minded person
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent