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careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
maverick - rebel; nonconformist (in a group)
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
unscathed - unharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
rebus - representation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
exalt - raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation
commodious - spacious and comfortable