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rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
virulent - (of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
arraign - charge in court; indict
craven - cowardly
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
unscathed - unharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph