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repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
berate - scold strongly
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
tranquillity - calmness; peace
consonance - harmony; agreement
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
ornithologist - scientific student of birds; N. ornithology: scientific study of birds
musky - having the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
acquittal - deliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner