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initiate - begin; originate; receive into a group; introduce to a new field or activity; Ex. initiate someone into the mysteries of a secret religion; N: one who has been initiated
bombardment - attack (as with missiles or bombs); V. bombard
demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
discombobulated - discomposed; confused
jollity - gaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay
virile - manly; having masculine spirit or strength; full of strength
misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
genus - division of animals or plants, below a family and above a species
hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N: