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aberrant - abnormal or deviant
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
perpetrate - commit an offense; do (something wrong)
carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
conglomeration - mass of material sticking together
swell - long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.
irreverence - lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent