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acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
anomalous - abnormal; irregular
gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
chortle - chuckle with delight; N.
barterer - trader; V. barter: trade; exchange good for other goods rather than money
ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)