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carrion - rotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
garbled - mixed up; jumbled; distorted; V. garble: mix up or distort (a message) to such an extent as to make misleading or unintelligible
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
verve - enthusiasm (as in artistic performance or composition); liveliness; vigor
nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
variegate - change the appearance of (by marking with different colors)
interminable - endless
testator - maker of a will; CF. testatrix
mortify - humiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die