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::: glimmer - shine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
::: dire - warning of disaster; disastrous; (of needs and dangers) very great; urgent; Ex. dire prediction/need of food
::: nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
::: emasculate - weaken; castrate
::: instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
::: bouillon - clear beef (or meat) soup
::: fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
::: foray - raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
::: misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
::: irascible - irritable; easily angered