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incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
chameleon - lizard that changes color in different situations
commensurate - equal in extent; of the same size
gnarled - twisted
hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
elegy - poem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
snicker - half-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.