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