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martinet
n. a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules.
abhor
v. to regard with horror or loathing; to hate deeply
chaos
n. great confusion, disorder
amend
v. to change in a formal way; to change for the better
waive
v. to do without, give up voluntarily; to put off temporarily, defer
voluminous
adj. of great size; numerous; writing or speaking at great length
vociferous
adj. loud and noisy, compelling attention
implicate
v. to involve in; to connect with or be related to
extant
adj. still existing; not exterminated, destroyed, or lost
renegade
n. one who leaves a group; a deserter, outlaw;
adj. traitorous, unconventional, unorthodox
reprehensible
adj. deserving blame or punishment
commodious
adj. roomy, spacious
turbulent
adj. disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
somber
adj. dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit
corrosive
adj. eating away gradually, acidlike; bitterly sarcastic
obviate
v. to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
discern
v. to see clearly, recognize
inter
v. to bury, commit to the earth; to consign to oblivion.
buffet
v. to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive a force with blows; to force one's way with difficulty;
n. a slap, blow
squalid
adj. filthy, retched, debased