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incite - arouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
perversion - corruption; turning from right to wrong
fledgling - (fledgeling) inexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
redolent - odorous; fragrant; suggestive (of an odor); Ex. redolent of onions/mystery
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
bookish - fond of books and reading
puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy