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whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
egress - exit; opening for going out; act of going out; OP. ingress
scorch - sear; N.
raucous - (of voice) harsh and unpleasant; (of people) disorderly and boisterous; Ex. raucous shouts
stupefy - stun; make numb (as with a drug); amaze
fathom - comprehend; investigate; determine the depth of; N. unit of measurement for the depth of water
resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
dregs - sediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia