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frenzied - madly excited; N. frenzy: violent wild excitement
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
recast - reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again
kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal
loathe - detest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell
confluence - flowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
compulsory - obligatory; that must be done