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mischance - ill luck
halting - hesitant; faltering; not fluent; Ex. halting steps/voice; V. halt: proceed or act with uncertainty; falter; hesitate; waver; stop
ravel - fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist
illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
devoid - empty; lacking
converge - approach; tend to meet; come together
evenhanded - impartial; fair
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
expurgate - clean; remove offensive parts of a book