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fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
eclipse - darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
circuitous - roundabout
belabor - harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
emolument - salary; payment for an office; compensation
melee - fight
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse