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    2. permeated- spread throughout (something); pervade. "the aroma of soup permeated the air" infiltrate- verb verb: infiltrate; 3rd person present: infiltrates; past tense: infiltrated; past participle: infiltrated; gerund or present participle: infiltrating 1. enter or gain access to (an organization, place, etc.) surreptitiously and gradually, especially in order to acquire secret information. "other areas of the establishment were infiltrated by fascists" synonyms: penetrate, invade, intrude on, insinuate oneself into, worm one's way into, sneak into, slip into, creep into, impinge on, trespass on, butt into; More permeate or become a part of (something) by infiltration. "computing has infiltrated most professions now" MEDICINE (of a tumor, cells, etc.) spread into or invade (a tissue or organ). 2. (of a liquid) permeate (something) by filtration. "virtually no water infiltrates deserts such as the Sahara" synonyms: permeate, penetrate, pervade, filter through, percolate through, spread through, seep into, seep through, soak into, flow into, pass into, get into, enter "mineral solutions infiltrate the rocks" introduce (a liquid) into something by filtration. "lignocaine was infiltrated into the wound" noun MEDICINE noun: infiltrate; plural noun: infiltrates 1. an infiltrating substance or a number of infiltrating cells.

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    2. Vandalism = Destruction of public property Hoarding = Collecting (usually useless) items in an addictive manner and refusing to throw things again Dread = Fear or discomfort of a future event or thing Apprehensive = Nervousness about a future event or thing Remorse = Sadness over something lost (usually a dead person) Low self esteem = No self confidence/worth It's hard to explain "likewise" The rest of the terms are either political or never used I think.

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