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distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
lionize - treat (a person) as a celebrity
disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
anonymity - state of being nameless; anonymousness; ADJ. anonymous
veracious - (of a person) truthful
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
philistine - narrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots