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cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation
tribune - official of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
motif - theme; recurrent thematic element in a musical or literary work; single or repeated pattern; figure
posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery