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efface - rub out; remove the surface of
forerunner - predecessor; one that comes before and indicates the approach of another
lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
brisk - quick and active; marked by liveliness and vigor
militate - work against; Ex. militate against the chances of promotion; CF. serve as a soldier
blunder - error; stupid mistake
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
agog - highly excited; intensely curious
interloper - intruder; one who interferes