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inveigh - denounce; utter censure or invective; Ex. inveigh against the evils of drink
embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
fatuous - smugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
subsequent - following in time or order; later
impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
mediate - settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire
ancillary - serving as an aid or accessory; auxiliary; N.
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly