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fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
migrant - changing its habitat; wandering; Ex. migrant birds/workers; N: one that migrates
emblazon - ornament richly (a shield or flag); N. emblazonment
hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N:
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
inhibit - restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
dilute - make (a liquid) less concentrated; reduce in strength; Ex. dilute the influence of the president
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.
uproarious - marked by commotion or uproar; very noisy (esp. with laughter); hilarious; causing loud laughter; extremely funny