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abstemious
moderate; sparing
censurable
deserving of blame or correction
contingent
likely but not certain to happen,possible.
corroborate
to confirm
denizen
an inhabitant, resident
discursive
passing aimlessly from one place to another
disseminate
to scatter or spread widely
dowdy
poorly dressed, shabby
florid
highly colored, reddish
foist
to impose by fraud; to pass off as worthy or genuine
gauche
awkward,lacking in social graces, tactless
heresay
an opinion different from accepted belief; the denial of an idea that is generally held sacred
inculcate
to impress on the mind by repition, teach persistently and earnestly.
palpable
capable of being touched or felt
perceptive
having sympathetic insight or understanding
pernicious
extremely harmful; deadly, fatal
salient
leaping, jumping or springing forth, prominent
sear
to make or become dry, withered
satite
to satisfy completely
specious
deceptive, apparently good or valid but lacking real merit