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fetid - (foetid) malodorous; foul
decant - pour off gently (wine or liquid)
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
rend - split; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
solitude - state of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
verity - quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior