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::: frenzied - madly excited; N. frenzy: violent wild excitement
::: entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
::: shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
::: nihilist - one who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
::: inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories
::: enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
::: unscathed - unharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
::: confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
::: practicable - feasible
::: effigy - dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President