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imbue - saturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings
incisive - (appreciatively) cutting; sharp; Ex. incisive remarks; V. incise: make a cut into
impinge - infringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
melee - fight
flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
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.
invoke - call and bring into use (a right or law); call on/upon (a higher power or god) for help; ask for; beg for; conjure (a spirit); Ex. invoke the veto power; Ex. invoke one's advisor/God
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination