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fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
antediluvian - antiquated; extremely ancient
occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
pedagogue - teacher; CF. child leader
inverse - opposite