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mutter - utter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
foliage - masses of leaves; CF. defoliate
ultimatum - last demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
uninhibited - having no inhibitions; free in behavior and feelings
guise - outward appearance; costume; Ex. in a new guise
unravel - disentangle; solve
subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
incarnation - act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign