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incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
maul - handle roughly; batter; injure by beating; Ex. mauled by his overexcited fans; N: heavy long-handled hammer
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
trepidation - fear; nervous apprehension
cloister - monastery or convent
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
rile - irritate; vex; muddy
novelty - something new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original
grill - question severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars