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compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
diverse - differing in some characteristics (from each other); various; N. diversity: variety; dissimilitude; lack of resemblance
delve - dig; search deeply; investigate
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
lewd - lustful
rightful - legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work