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agitate - stir up; disturb
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
avert - prevent; avoid; turn away (eyes or thought); Ex. An accident was averted by his quick thinking; Ex. She averted her eyes from the terrible sight.
monochromatic - having only one color
consternation - great shock; dismay
mollify - soothe an angry person
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
merit - deserve; ADJ. meritorious: deserving reward or praise