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caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
surpass - exceed
litigation - lawsuit; N. litigant: one party in a lawsuit; V. litigate
fusillade - simultaneous firing or outburst (of missiles, questions, etc.)
opportunist - individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism
flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
straggle - stray or fall behind (a main group); spread out in a scattered group; Ex. straggling marathon racer; Ex. straggling branch