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Inadvertent
(adj) not attentive; unintentional lack of care
Repudiate
(v) to reject the validity or authority of
Euphemisim
(n) a less offesive term or phrase
Alacrity
(n) enthusiastic briskness; a cheerful willingness
Sordid
(adj) vile, base, filthy
Solace
(n) easing of ditress; a comfort in sorrow
(v) to comfort
Dregs
(n) the most worthless part; sediment in a liquid; residue
Scurrilous
(adj) coarse; foul-mouthed
Inane
(adj) foolish; lacking sense or substance
Clandestine
(adj) deliberately concealed from view or awareness; kept secret or hidden for some illicit purpose
Egregious
(adj) remarkably bad; flagrantly bad
Acrimonious
(adj) bitter; marked by vicious ill will; sharp in langage or tone
Elicit
(v) to draw forth; to evoke something latent, hidden or unexpected
Prenicious
(adj) harmful; causing injury; deadly; ruinous
Construe
(v) to make a deduction; to infer; to analyze the structure of (esp. in grammar)
Inadvertent
(adj) not attentive; unintentional lack of care
Repudiate
(v) to reject the validity or authority of
Euphemisim
(n) a less offesive term or phrase
Alacrity
(n) enthusiastic briskness; a cheerful willingness
Sordid
(adj) vile, base, filthy
Solace
(n) easing of ditress; a comfort in sorrow
(v) to comfort
Dregs
(n) the most worthless part; sediment in a liquid; residue
Scurrilous
(adj) coarse; foul-mouthed
Inane
(adj) foolish; lacking sense or substance
Clandestine
(adj) deliberately concealed from view or awareness; kept secret or hidden for some illicit purpose
Egregious
(adj) remarkably bad; flagrantly bad
Acrimonious
(adj) bitter; marked by vicious ill will; sharp in langage or tone
Elicit
(v) to draw forth; to evoke something latent, hidden or unexpected
Prenicious
(adj) harmful; causing injury; deadly; ruinous
Construe
(v) to make a deduction; to infer; to analyze the structure of (esp. in grammar)