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encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
sybarite - lover of luxury; person devoted to pleasure and luxury; CF. Sybaris: an ancient Greek city in Italy
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
inextricable - from which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories
bugaboo - bugbear; object of baseless terror
orthodox - traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
bland - soothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.