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onslaught - vicious assault; fierce attack; Ex. unexpected onslaught of the enemy
expound - explain
portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
elixir - cure-all; panacea; something invigorating
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
vibrant - full of vigor or energy; vibrating
luscious - pleasing to taste or smell; delicious
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
orient - get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate