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Word: perturb

Definition: disturb greatly


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::: tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
::: rococo - ornate; highly decorated; N. CF. 18th century
::: isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land
::: quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
::: tutelage - guardianship; training; function of a tutor; instruction
::: potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
::: reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
::: husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
::: vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
::: licentious - amoral; lewd and lascivious; unrestrained