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::: livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
::: glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg
::: foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
::: impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
::: comeback - retort; quick clever reply; return to former status
::: motley - multi-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
::: portly - stout; corpulent
::: reprove - censure; rebuke; N. reproof
::: ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
::: peerless - having no equal; incomparable