Besmirch

-damaging someone’s reputation

The false rumors besmirched him.

Elate

-to make happy or proud

The man’s son made him feel elate after defeating the Jedi.

Frolicsome

-full of fun

The puppies were very frolicsome.

Jostle

-to bump, push, or shove roughly or rudely

The boy jostled his younger brother around.

Modicum

-a moderate or small amount

You only need modicum salt for the recipe.

Requisition

-a claim to the use of property or materials

The soldiers made a requisition for shelter.

Inexorable

-impossible to stop or prevent

The cold weather is inexorable.

Restoratives

-something that restores well-being

The cold medicine acted as a restorative.

Ogle

-to stare longingly

The dog ogled at the turkey sandwich.

Roil

-to upset someone very much

The pay cuts roiled the workers.

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