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luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
mundane - worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world
expatriate - exile; someone who has withdrawn from his native land; V: exile; banish; leave one's country
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
imbecility - weakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer