Wordly Wise 13 and 14

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abashed

embarrassed

arbiter

referee, judge

benison

blessing

bluff

fool, steep cliff

canker

spreading sore

complaisant

obliging

crass

gross, stupid

defame

disgrace, malign, accuse

ennui

boredom

funereal

oppressive, bleak, dismal

inferno

hell

mercenary

one that serves for wages

parsimonious

frugal, stingy

propaganda

deliberately spreading ideas that will help one's own cause or injure an enemy's

retrogress

revert, go backwards

surfeited

excess, overabundance

tureen

dish

ablutions

washings

bauble

trinket

bestial

brutal

bombastic

pompous

chary

cautious

congenital

present form birth

cuisine

cooking

demote

reduce in rank

flux

fluid, flow, change

garb

clothes

impeccable

faultless

invective

abusive language

ogle

glance flirtatiously at

penury

extreme poverty

raillery

lighthearted teasing

scintillate

sparkle

survey

look closely at, examine

verbatim

characterized by insult or abuse

canker

evil influence

ideology

body of concepts, views, oulooks

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