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incident - event; event that causes a crisis
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
abhor - detest; hate
peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
lethal - deadly
fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
mayhem - injury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim