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dregs
sediment removed by a filter
cursory
hasty, performed rapidly without attention to detail
extol
to praise
decry
opposite of praise; publicly denounce
germane
closely related
blithe
joyous or merry
smolder
to burn slowly
derelict
a remiss person, shamefully negligent in not having done what one was supposed to
priggish
excessively proper
haughty
extremely proud, arrogant
mercurial
ever changing (mind)
precipitate
hasty
vicissitude
change in variation over time
rectitude
honesty, righteousness
pliancy
ability to be changed
intrepid
brave
vanguard
a group of people leading the way in new developments
locale
particular place
inveterate
established, habitual
he was a inveterate drinker.
debacle
extreme failure
goad
something that initiates action
provocation
initiates conflict
chased
ornamented with grooves or indentions
execration
strong dislike for
fulmination
verbally attack, opposite to laud
opprobrium
disgrace and shame
founder
to stall or collapse
disjoin
separate into clearly defined parts
coalesce
solidify, come together
spurious
false