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discriminate - distinguish; make distinctions on the basis of preference
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
protagonist - leader or noticeable supporter of an idea; chief character in a play or story
sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
brood - sit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
foreshadow - give an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
crone - hag; ugly old woman