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sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
bookish - fond of books and reading
matrimony - state of being married
acrophobia - fear of heights
avenge - take vengence for something or on behalf of someone; Ex. They avenged his death by burning the village; Ex. He swore to avenge his brother; Ex. They avenged themselves on their enemy.
knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
jabber - chatter rapidly or unintelligibly
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented