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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
outlandish - bizzare; peculiar; unconventional
rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
fracas - brawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
exodus - departure (of a large number of people)
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear