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appall - dismay; shock deeply
prance - move about in a spirited manner (proudly and confidently)
overt - open to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
annotate - comment; make explanatory notes
continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
addendum - addition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)