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encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
ineffable - unutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
emend - correct (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
succumb - yield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
illicit - illegal
innocuous - harmless