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smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
insurgent - rebellious; N.
nondescript - undistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
invective - abuse
amalgam - combination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress