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adulterate (v.)
to corrupt, make worse by the addition of something of lesser value
ambidextrous (adj.)
able to use both hands equally well; very skillful; deceitful, hypocritical
augment (v.)
to make larger, increase
bereft (adj.)
deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
deploy (v.)
to position or arrange; to utilize; to form up
dour (adj.)
stern, unyielding; gloomy, ill-humored
fortitude (n.)
courage in facing difficulties
gape (v.)
to stare with open mouth; to open the mouth wide; to open wide
gibe (v.)
to utter taunting words;
(n.) an expression of scorn
guise (n.)
external appearance, cover, mask
insidious (adj.)
intended to deceive or entrap; sly, treacherous
intimation (n.)
a hint, indirect suggestion
opulent (adj.)
wealthy, luxurious; ample; grandiose
pliable (adj.)
beasily bent, flexible; easily influenced
reiterate (v.)
to say again, repeat
stolid (adj.)
not easily moved, mentally or emotionally; dull, unresponsive
tentative (adj.)
experimental in nature; uncertain, hesitant
unkempt (adj.)
not combed; untidy; not properly maintained; unpolished, rude
verbatim (adj., adv.)
word for word; exactly as written or spoken
warily (adv.)
cautiously, with great care
adroit (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable (adj.)
peaceable, friendly
averse (adj.)
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
belligerent (adj.)
given to fighting warlike; combative, aggressive;
(n.) one at war, one engaged in war
adroit (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable (adj.)
peaceable, friendly
averse (adj.)
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
belligerent (adj.)
given to fighting warlike; combative, aggressive;
(n.) one at war, one engaged in war
adroit (adj.)
skillful, expert in the use of hands or mind
amicable (adj.)
peaceable, friendly
averse (adj.)
having a deep-seated distaste; opposed, unwilling
belligerent (adj.)
given to fighting warlike; combative, aggressive;
(n.) one at war, one engaged in war