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flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
pachyderm - thick-skinned animal
abase - lower; degrade; humiliate; make humble; make (oneself) lose self-respect
shrewd - clever; astute
terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
centrifugal - radiating; departing from the center
disengage - uncouple; separate; disconnect; stop fighting; OP. engage
abolish - cancel; put an end to