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surmise - guess; N.
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
restitution - returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
maelstrom - violent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
suppliant - entreating; beseeching; N.
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity