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::: disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
::: zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
::: foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
::: unrequited - not requited; not reciprocated; Ex. unrequited love
::: cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
::: resilient - elastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
::: obelisk - tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
::: demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
::: deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
::: slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work