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veracious - (of a person) truthful
rabid - of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion