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3 marked by great and often stressful excitement or activity

  • our guest's imminent arrival provoked a violent effort to get the place cleaned up
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4 marked by or uttered with forcefulness

  • prone to violent denunciation of anyone who disagrees with her
  • violent brushstrokes that were a trademark of the abstract artist
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