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ordain - decree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
brusque - blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
florid - ruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
unfetter - liberate; free from chains; V. unfetter