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frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear
metallurgical - pertaining to the art of removing metals from ores; N. metallurgy: science that deals with extracting metals from ores
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
tractable - docile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
lucrative - profitable; producing wealth
restive - impatiently restless (induced by external coercion or restriction); restlessly impatient; obstinately resisting control; Ex. restive horses because of wolves; CF. not a general synonym for `restless'
compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
proliferate - grow rapidly (in numbers); spread; multiply; N. proliferation
brandish - wave around (a weapon); flourish