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endue - provide with some quality; endow
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament
caldron - (cauldron) large kettle
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face