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discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
freebooter - pirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
irrepressible - unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
dissolution - disintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
entourage - group of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
bilk - swindle; cheat
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose
matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix