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aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
appall - dismay; shock deeply
skirmish - minor fight; minor battle in war; V.
sultry - (of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
deadlock - standstill resulting from the opposition of two unrelenting forces; stalemate
optional - not compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
braggart - boaster; bragger
fleet - fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral
arcane - esoteric; secret; mysterious; known only to the initiated; Ex. arcane ritual; Ex. arcane process closed to the uninitiated listener
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap