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Discomfit

To embarrass and confuse

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Edification

Improvement or enlightenment

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Malfeasance

Misconduct or wrongdoing; especially by a public official

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Feasible

Capable of being accomplished

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Surfeit

Condition of being too full; overabundance

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Magnum opus

The greatest work of an artist, writer, or composer

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Modus operandi

Manner of working

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Opulent

Possessing or exhibiting great wealth; affluent

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Synergy

The power that results from the combination of two or more forces

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Liturgy

A pattern of prayer or worship

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Lethargy

A state of sluggishness, inactivity, and apathy

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Laborious

Requiring mental or physical effort

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Belabor

1. To discuss in too much detail
2. To attack

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Elaborate

To explain in greater detail

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Fac

To make, do

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Opus

Work; or wealth, power, resource

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Erg

Work

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Labor

Work