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abstemious
moderate, sparing, abstinence, self-discipline
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
contingent
likely but not certain to happen, possible
corroborate
to confirm, make more certain, bolster
denizen
an inhabitant, resident, one who frequents a place
discursive
passing aimlessly from
disseminate
to scatter or spread widely
dowdy
poorly dressed, shabby, lacking good taste
florid
highly colored, showy, ornate
foist
to impose by fraud, to pass off as worthy or genuine
abstemious
moderate, sparing, abstinence, self-discipline
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
contingent
likely but not certain to happen, possible
corroborate
to confirm, make more certain, bolster
denizen
an inhabitant, resident, one who frequents a place
discursive
passing aimlessly from
disseminate
to scatter or spread widely
dowdy
poorly dressed, shabby, lacking good taste
florid
highly colored, showy, ornate
foist
to impose by fraud, to pass off as worthy or genuine
abstemious
moderate, sparing, abstinence, self-discipline
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
contingent
likely but not certain to happen, possible
corroborate
to confirm, make more certain, bolster
denizen
an inhabitant, resident, one who frequents a place
discursive
passing aimlessly from
disseminate
to scatter or spread widely
dowdy
poorly dressed, shabby, lacking good taste
florid
highly colored, showy, ornate
foist
to impose by fraud, to pass off as worthy or genuine
gauche
awkward, lacking in social graces
heresy
an opinion different from accepted belief
inculcate
to impress on the mind by repetition
palpable
able to be felt
perceptive
having sympathetic insight or understanding
pernicious
extreamly harmful, deadly, fatal
salient
leaping, jumping, or springing forth, prominent, conspicuous
satiate
to satisfy completely
sear
to make or become dry and withered; to char or scorch the surface of
specious
deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking in real merit.