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resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
insubordination - disobedience; rebelliousness; ADJ. insubordinate
eerie - weird; causing fear because strange
equivocate - use equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
canter - slow gallop; V. CF. trot
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
garish - overbright in color; unpleasantly bright; gaudy
unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb