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musty - stale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
obstreperous - boisterous; noisy and uncontrollable
stifle - suppress; extinguish; inhibit; smother or suffocate
catastrophe - calamity ; disaster
posture - assume an affected pose; act artificially; N: pose; attitude
disengage - uncouple; separate; disconnect; stop fighting; OP. engage
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin