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Connoisseur

An expert, especially in food, wine, or art
Noun
Expert, collecter

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Asunder

In separate parts
Adverb
Apart

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Raze

To tear down; demolish
Verb
Destroy

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Blighted

Ruined; destroyed; withered
Adjective
Shrivel, decline

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Aghast

Horrified
Adjective
Appalled

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Milieu

Environment; surroundings
Noun
Setting

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Arduous

Hard; difficult; tiresome
Adjective
Demanding

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Coterie

Circle of close associates
Noun
Clique

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Awry

Listed; crooked; out of whack
Adjective
Askew

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Table

To remove from consideration
Verb
Delay

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Harried

Troubled or bothered
Adjective
Distressed

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Irascible

Easily angered; irritable
Adjective
Cranky; grouchy

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Congenial

Pleasant to be around; social
Adjective
Agreeable

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Boisterous

Rowdy
Adjective
Rambunctious

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Chimerical

Bizarre; far out
Adjective
Imaginary, fantastic

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Vertigo

Feeling of dizziness or disorientation
Noun
Confusion

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Fallacious

False; wrong; incorrect
Adjective
Deceptive

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Impasse

dead end; stalement
Noun
Deadlock, standstill

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Zeal

Enthusiasm
Noun
Eagerness

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Berate

To scold severely
Verb
Criticize