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Abhorrent

In conflict, utterly opposed

2

Admonish

Reprove gently but seriously

3

Ambrosial

Extremely pleasing to taste or smell

4

Confine

Shut up, imprison

5

Decade

Ten years

6

Detonate

Explode with sudden violence

7

Ephemeral

Lasting only one day

8

Gullible

Easily deceived

9

Haggle

Dispute over price in a petty way

10

Immerse

Plunge into liquid

11

Insomnia

Inability to sleep

12

Lapse

Slip, error, accident

13

Probe

Investigation

14

Render

Hand down officially

15

Repast

Meal

16

Replenish

Refill

17

Score

20

18

Snub

Slight

19

Suture

Strand or fiber used to sew parts of the living body

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Unwittingly

By accident