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bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
throes - violent anguish
stampede - sudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
inveterate - deep-rooted; habitual; CF. grow old
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
bilious - suffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
symmetry - arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical
pretext - excuse