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turmoil - extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil
microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
pervasive - spread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate
buffoonery - clowning
conjugal - pertaining to marriage
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
exegesis - explanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages
paean - song of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
illimitable - infinite; limitless