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an intense dislike
antipathy
to make clear
elucidate
likely to happen, threatening
imminent
common, ordinary
banal
stubborn, hardheaded
obdurate
to read carefully, scrutinize
peruse
a noisy uproar, a scene of wild confusion
bedlam
wealth, richness
affluence
coarsley abusive, vulgar
scurrilous
a work which immitates another in a ridiculous manner
parody
hard working, diligent
sedulous
burdensome, heavy, hard to endure
onerous
lacking a sense of right and wrong
amoral
to keep away from, to avoid, to shun
eschew
an outcome, result
denouncement
skillful, clever
adroit
visible to the naked eye
macroscopic
foolish, inane
fatuous
pertaining to cows or cattle
bovine
to search or drive out
ferret
a phony attitude; pose
affectation
a sound made by a bell, often run slowly for a death/funeral
knell
a division into two parts
dichotomy
young and inexperienced
callow
using few words, short, concise
laconic
an essential quality
quiddity
evident or obvious
patent
a minor offense, a misdeed
peccadillo
wise; having keen perception
sagacious
rationalize
to make an excuse for