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flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
aberrant - abnormal or deviant
protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
taunt - deride or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
infer - deduce; conclude; N. inference
serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
penology - study of prison management and criminal rehabilitation
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard