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potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
billow - large wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
ameliorate - improve
determination - resolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision
enumerate - list; mention one by one
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
trickster - person who cheats people
inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises