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perturb - disturb greatly
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
inclement - stormy; unkind; unmerciful; CF. clement
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
warrant - justification; written order that serves as authorization (esp. a judicial writ); Ex. search/death warrant; V: justify; guarantee
embroil - throw into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain