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defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
enrapture - please intensely; fill with rapture and delight
misgivings - doubts
diffuse - wordy; verbose; rambling; spread out (like a gas); V: spread out in all directions; disperse; N. diffusion; CF. suffuse
aloof - apart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
compile - assemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
pundit - authority on a subject; expert; learned person