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mishap - unfortunate accident
kismet - fate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice
adulterate - make impure or of poorer quality by adding inferior or tainted(contaminated) substances
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
somnolent - half asleep; drowsy; N. somnolence
bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror