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loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
effluvium - noxious(harmful) smell
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
benevolent - generous; charitable; having a wish to do good
frenetic - (phrenetic) frenzied; frantic
valid - logically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
juggernaut - irresistible crushing force; overwhelming advancing force that crushes everything in its path
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.