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qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
bent - determined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
horde - crowd; swarm
appall - dismay; shock deeply
cohere - stick together
rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
murmur - low, indistinct, continuous sound; V. CF. mumble