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shove - push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
promulgate - announce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication
vagrant - wandering from place to place; roving; stray; moving in a random fashion; Ex. vagrant thoughts; N. vagrancy
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
celestial - heavenly
intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
dermatologist - one who studies the skin and its diseases
protrude - stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither