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reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
impassioned - (of speech) filled with passion; fervent
bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
forward - presumptuous or bold
bulge - protruding part; swelling of a surface; Ex. The apple made a bulge in his pocket; V: swell outward; protrude
contention - assertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
hysteria - excessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out