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volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
morose - ill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
reputable - respectable; having a good reputation
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
pandemonium - wild tumult(commotion); wild noisy disorder; CF. Paradise Lost
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
subjective - influenced by personal feelings; occurring or taking place within the mind; unreal; Ex. subjective sensation of the ghostly presence
libertine - debauched person; dissolute or licentious person; rou\'e; CF. free
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying