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potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
elucidate - explain; make clear; clarify; enlighten; CF. lucid
staid - serious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
engender - cause; produce; give rise to
reputable - respectable; having a good reputation
vindictive - disposed to revenge; vengeful; out for revenge; spiteful; intended to cause harm; malicious; Ex. vindictive streak
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
waylay - ambush; lie in wait for and attack