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surpass - exceed
burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
axiom - self-evident truth requiring no proof
repulse - reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
metropolis - large city
throes - violent anguish
topple - become unsteady and fall down
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.