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resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
rabid - of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
comprise - include; consist of
withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
throes - violent anguish
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
ethnology - study of humankind; study of the different races of human beings; CF. anthropology