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palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
diffidence - shyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
adjuration - solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly
intermittent - periodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
terminus - last stop of railroad; end
bigotry - stubborn intolerance
inanimate - lifeless; not animate
repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet