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detonation - explosion
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
surpass - exceed
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
soothsayer - one who foretells the future
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
incontrovertible - indisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
melee - fight