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submerge - place under water; dip; go under water; cover completely (as with water); Ex. submerged in work
insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
filch - steal (things of small value)
accelerate - move faster
balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
vitiate - spoil the effect of; make inoperative; corrupt morally
explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken
unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction