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swell - long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.
mediocre - ordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
accost - approach and speak first to a person
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
sentient - capable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
fluency - smoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
fermentation - chemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
unerringly - infallibly; ADJ. unerring: making no mistakes
astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage