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ambiguous - unclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
hue_and_cry - outcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
intoxicate - make drunk; stimulate or excite; Ex. intoxicated by all the money he might win
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy