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SORDID
DISTASTEFUL, UGLY, SMUTTY, VILE, GROSS
NECROMANCY
ART OF CONJURING SPIRITS, BLACK MAGIC, SORCERY
INDECOROUS
IMPROPER; UNSEEMLY; INDECENT; UNBECOMING; INDELICATE
TABLEAU
A PICTURE AS OF A SCENE; A REPRESENTATION OF A PICTURE, SCENE, BY ONE OR MORE PERSONS SUITABLY COSTUMED AND DRESSED
BUCOLIC
PASTORAL; RUSIC; RURAL
PROFLICATE
RECKLESSLY WASTEFUL; TOO EXTRAVAGANT
CONTRAVENE
TO COME OR BE IN CONFLICT WITH; TO DENY OR OPPOSE
INSOUCIANT
BLITHELY INDIFFERENT; CAREFREE
CONUNDRUM
A RIDDLE; A GUESSING GAME; INSOLUABLE PROBLEM
SUPERFLUOUS
EXCESSIVE; ABUNDANT; OVERFLOWING
MISCREANT
DEPRAVED; VILLAINOUS; HERETICAL (PERSON)
ABROGATE
ABOLISH; ANNUL; NULLIFY
PERUSE
READ CAREFULLY
VITRIOLIC
BITTERLY CRITICAL; CAUSTIC
JOCOSE
JOLLY; HAPPY; GOOD-NATURED; MERRY
RAFFISH
DISREPUTABLE; COMMON; CHEAP; FLASHY
RAZE
DESTROY; LEVEL TO THE GROUND
APOCALYPTIC
PERTAINING TO A PROPHETIC DISCLOSURE OR REVELATION (OFTEN REFERRING TO SOME DIRE PROPHECY, SUCH AS A DESCRIPTION OF THE END OF THE WORLD)
MENDICANT
A BEGGAR
SATURNINE
GLOOMY; DOWNCAST; HEAVY; GRIM; DULL; SULLEN
SAVANT
A SCHOLAR; A PERSON OF LEARNING; ONE VERSED IN LITERATURE OR SCIENCE
SOLECISM
A CONSTRUCTION THAT IS FLAGRANTLY UNGRAMMATICAL; ALSO ANY IMPROPRIETY OR MISTAKE
CONGENITAL
INHERITED FROM BIRTH
SLATTERNLY
UNTIDY; DIRTY FROM HABITUAL NEGLECT; SLOPPY
INDUBITABLE
CERTAIN; INDISPUTABLE; UNDENIABLY TRUE
MALFEASANCE
FAILURE TO PERFORM DUTY; AN ILLEGAL ACT
DEVOLVE
GRAVITATE DOWNWARD
STALWART
STRONG; STURDY; RESOLUTE; COURAGEOUS
BILIOUS
HAVING AN EXCESS OF BILE; SOUR TEMPERED
SURROGATE
SUBSTITUTE
ACRIMONIOUS
BITTER; SHARP; CAUSTIC; BITING
SERPENTINE
WINDING; TWISTING; CROOKED; WILY; SUBTLE
INTRINSIC
BASIC; ESSENTIAL; INHERENT
SCATOLOGICAL
OBSCENE; FOUL
CABAL
A SMALL GROUP OF SECRET PLOTTERS, AS AGAINST A GOVERNEMNT OR AUTHORITY; PLOTS AND SCHEMES OF SUCH A GROUP