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sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
indite - write; compose
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
befuddle - confuse thoroughly
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
militant - combative; bellicose; N.
ensue - follow (as a result)
surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
demagogue - person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery
delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation