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flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
dictum - authoritative and weighty statement (made by a judge in court); saying; maxim; CF. obiter dictum: incidental, nonbinding remark (something said in passing)
irretrievable - impossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve
rampant - growing or spreading uncontrollably; growing in profusion; unrestrained; Ex. rampant lawlessness/weed
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
effluvium - noxious(harmful) smell
confidential - spoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
belligerent - quarrelsome
recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist