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sleek - smooth and shining (as from good health); V.
ascertain - find out for certain; make certain
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
woe - great sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
brisk - quick and active; marked by liveliness and vigor
deflect - turn aside; turn away from a straight course
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
berserk - mad with violent anger; frenzied; madly excited
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy