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invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
flowery - full of flowers; full of ornate expressions
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
reinstate - restore to a previous condition or position
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
dignitary - person of high rank or position
founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)