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quail - cower; shrink back in fear; lose heart
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists
simile - comparison of one thing with another, using the word like or as
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
hubbub - confused uproar; loud noise; din
circumscribe - limit; confine; draw a line around
pang - sudden sharp feeling of pain
deleterious - harmful
crinkle - wrinkle
palate - roof of the mouth; sense of the taste