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hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
provender - dry food for livestock; fodder
loom - appear or take shape (usually in an enlarged, indistinct, or distorted form); Ex. The shadow of the gallows loomed threateningly. N: apparatus for making thread into cloth
convene - come together; assemble; call to meet; Ex. convene the council
acoustics - science of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
pulverize - crush or grind into very small particles
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded