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dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
apolitical - having an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
forestall - prevent by taking action in advance
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
lexicon - dictionary
repository - storehouse