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proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
polemic - attack or defense of an opinion; controversy or refutation; argument in support of point of view; N. polemics: art of debate or controversy
rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
stupor - state of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
wreak - inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
elated - filled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation
outlandish - bizzare; peculiar; unconventional
disapprobation - disapproval; condemnation