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iconoclastic - attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
cataclysm - deluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change
quash - crush; suppress; squash; subdue; annul; Ex. quash a rebellion/the decision of the low court
gambol - romp; skip about; leap about playfully; frolic; N.
flounder - struggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
exodus - departure (of a large number of people)
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
revelry - boisterous merrymaking; V. revel: engage boisterous festivities; enjoy greatly; N: boisterous festivity or celebration
sever - separate; cut off (a part) from a whole; break up (a relationship); N. severance; CF. severance pay: extra pay given an employee upon leaving a position
fuddle - make stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused