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baffle - frustrate; perplex
sprightly - lively
sedition - conduct or language inciting rebellion; rebellion; resistance to authority; insubordination; ADJ. seditious
putrescent - becoming putrid; putrefying
parable - short simple story teaching a moral
paramount - foremost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
clapper - striker (tongue) of a bell
dabble - work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
catharsis - purging or cleansing of any passage of the body; purging and weakening of strong emotions as a result of experiencing a dramatic work of art