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confound - confuse; puzzle
hilarity - boisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
babble - chatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.
mural - wall painting
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
insurrection - rebellion; uprising
altercation - noisy quarrel
discredit - defame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful