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disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
surpass - exceed
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
platonic - purely spiritual; theoretical; without sensual desire
suppress - put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
billowing - swelling out in waves; surging
supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
isthmus - narrow neck of land connecting two larger bodies of land