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::: bewitch - cast a spell over; captivate completely
::: untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
::: mishap - unfortunate accident
::: elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
::: perforate - pierce; put a hole through
::: shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
::: motley - multi-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
::: allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
::: scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark