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default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
incandescent - strikingly bright; shining with intense heat; emitting visible light when heated; Ex. incandescent light bulb; CF. candle
tempestuous - stormy; violent; impassioned; N. tempest: violent storm
irresolute - uncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
vindicate - clear from blame; free from blame or accusation (with supporting proof); exonerate; substantiate; justify or support; avenge; Ex. vindicate one's client; Ex. vindicate one's claim; CF. vindicator
import - significance; importance; meaning
transitory - transient; impermanent; fleeting; N. transitoriness
remediable - reparable
graze - (of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound