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dabble - work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
seismic - pertaining to earthquakes
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
concerted - mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
adversary - opponent; enemy