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acrimonious
stinging, bitter
bovine
sluggish, unresponsive, resembling a cow or ox
consternation
dismay, confusion
corpulent
fat, having a large, bulky body
disavow
to deny responsibility for or connection with
dispassionate
impartial, calm, free from emotion
dissension
disagreement, sharp difference of opinion
dissipate
to cause to disapear, to scatter, dispel, squander, to be extravagant in persuit of pleasure
explurgate
to remove objectionable passages or words from a written text, to cleanse, purify
gauntlet
an armored or protective glove; a challenge; an ordeal
hypothetical
based on an assumption or guess; used as provisional or tentative idea to guide or direct investigation
ignoble
mean, low, base
impugn
to call into question; to attack as false
intemperate
Not temperate or moderate; excessive; lacking in self-control
odium
hatred, contempt; disgrace or infamy resulting from hateful conduct
perfidy
faithlessness, treachery
relegate
to place in lower position; to assign, refer, turn over; to banish
squeamish
inclined to nausea; easily shocked or upset
subservient
subordinate in capacity or role; submissively obedient
susceptible
open to; easily influenced; lacking in resistance