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abhor
(v.) to regard with horror or laothing, 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
chaos
(n.) great confusion, disorder
commodious
(adj.) roomy, spacious
corrosive
(adj.) eating away gradually, acidlike, bitterly sarcastic
discern
(v.) to see clearly, to 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 stickler for the rules
obviate
(v.) to anticpate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
renegade
(n.) one who leaves a group; a deserter; outlaw, (adj.) traitrous, 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 ut off temporarily, defer