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recourse - resorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
abash - embarrass
figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
enjoin - command; order; forbid
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
ejaculation - exclamation; abrupt ejection (to discharge sperm); V. ejaculate
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
appraise - estimate value of; N. appraisal
dilettante - aimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight