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::: repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
::: woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions
::: conflagration - great fire
::: levity - lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
::: douse - plunge into water or liquid; dip; immerse; drench; wet throughly; extinguish; throw water over; dowse
::: incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey
::: defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
::: monochromatic - having only one color
::: complicity - participation; involvement (in a questionable act or a crime)
::: humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor