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malaise - uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)
inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
repulsion - distaste; disgust; act of driving back; ADJ. repulsive: causing disgust; tending to drive away; V. repel (not `repulse')
surveillance - close observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
ornithologist - scientific student of birds; N. ornithology: scientific study of birds
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
vex - annoy; distress
hone - sharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision