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abstemious
a. moderate, sparing

alt forms: abstain, abstention, absteme, abstainer
censurable
a. deserving blame/correction

alt forms: censure, censorship...
contingent
a. likely but not certain

n. a repr. group part of a larger body
corroborate
v. confirm, verify
denizen
n. inhabitant, frequenter
discursive
a. rambling, passingly aimlessly
disseminate
v. scatter, spread
dowdy
a. shabby, lacking smartness/good taste
florid
a. coloured, reddish, showy
foist
v. pass off as worthy/genuine
gauche
a. awkward

alt forms: gauchely, gaucherie
heresy
n. opinion diff. from accepted belief
inculcate
v. impress on mind by repitition
palpable
a. capable of being touched/felt, observable
pernicious
a. harmful, deadly
salient
a. jumping forth, conspicuous
n. projection/bulge
satiate
v. satisfy
a. satisfied
sear
v. make/become dry/withered, scorch surface of, harden, singe
perceptive
a. having insight/understanding
specious
a. deceptive
accentuate
v. emphasise, place stress on
quail
v. shrink back in fear, tremble