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queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
muggy - (of weather) warm and damp
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
lancet - small surgical tool for making incisions
subside - sink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate
insurrection - rebellion; uprising
centaur - mythical figure, half man and half horse
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain