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tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.
distill - refine (a liquid by evaporating and subsequent condensation); concentrate; separate the most important parts from; Ex. distill fresh water from sea water; CF. brew
palpitate - throb; beat rapidly; flutter; tremble; Ex. Her heart began to palpitate.
erudite - (of a person or book) learned; full of learning; scholarly; N. erudition
furor - frenzy; great anger and excitement; CF. fury
infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)
perdition - damnation; complete ruin; hell
forte - strong point or special talent in a person's character
scrimmage - disorderly fight between two or more people
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity