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coarse, unfeeling; stupid
crass
Resembling a corpse
cadaverous
To lower in character, quality or value
debase
to confuse; to cause to lose one's composure
disconcert
Strictly attentive to minute details of conduct or etiquette
punctilious
Inspiring fear and awe
redoubtable
To cease from action; To stop doing something
desist
Impressive because of unnecessary largeness or grandeur
grandiose
To make milder, softer or more endurable
mitigate
Severe or stern in disposition or appearance; Harshly unadorned and simple
austere
To rob of goods by force, especially in time of war
pillage
A sum of money allotted on a regular basis; usually for some specific purpose
stipend
The act of restoring something to the rightful owner
restitution
Having or marked by imposing physical strength
stalwart
to commit sacrilege upon, treat irreverently; to contaminate, pollute
desecrate
A breaking of a law or obligation
infraction
To talk about aimlessly or foolishly
prate
to find fault with, scold, rebuke
reprove
To prepare by combining ingredients; To invent or devise
concoct
Susceptible to physical or emotional injury
vulnerable
Lacking worth or importance
inconsequential
Characterized by charity and kindness
beneficent