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(v.) to regard w/ horror or loathing; to hate deeply
abhor
(v.) to change in a formal way; to change for the better
amend
(v.) to slap or cuff; to strike repeatedly; to drive or force w/ blows; to force one's way w/ difficulty; (n.) a slap, blow
buffet
(n.) great confusion, disorder
chaos
(adj.) roomy, spacious
commodious
(adj.) eating away gradually, acidlike; bitterly sarcastic
corrosive
(v.) to see clearly, recognize
discern
(adj.) still existing; not exterminated, destroyed, or lost
extant
(v.) to involve in; to connect w/ or be related to
implicate
(v.) to bury, commit to the earth; to consign to oblivion
inter
(n.) a strict disciplinarian; a stickler for the rules
martinet
(v.) to anticipate and prevent; to remove, dispose of
obviate
(n.) one who leaves a grp.; a deserter, outlaw
(adj.) traitorous; unconventional, unorthodox
renegade
(adj.) deserving blame or punishment
reprehensible
(adj.) dark, gloomy; depressed or melancholy in spirit
somber
(adj.) filthy, wretched, debased
squalid
(adj.) disorderly, riotous, violent; stormy
turbulent
(adj.) loud and noisy: compelling attention
vociferous
(adj.) of great size; numerous; writing or speaking @ great length
voluminus
(v.) to do w/o, give up voluntarily: to put off temporarily, defer
waive