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fiscal

(adj.) financial or having to do with the public treasury or revenues

inordinate

(adj.) lacking restraint; immoderate

condone

(verb) to forgive, pardon, or overlook an offense

heinous

(adj.) outrageously evil or wicked; abominable

appellation

(noun) a name or title that describes or identifies a person

double entendre

(noun) a term with two meanings

pariah

(noun) anyone despised or rejected by others; an outcast

presumptuous

(adj.) too bold or forward; showing overconfidence or arrogance

palpable

(adj.) something that can be touched; tangible; clear to the mind

improvident

(adj.) not providing for the future; thriftless; rash; incautious

capricious

(adj.) impulsive in thinking or acting; erratic

incipient

(adj.) just beginning to exist or appear

arduous

(adj.) demanding great effort or labor; difficult

harbinger

(noun) precursor or forerunner

feign

(verb) to pretend; to imitate so as to deceive

coiffure

(noun) a style of arranging hair

cohort

(noun) a group or company; companion or associate

incantation

(noun) that chanting or uttering of words purporting to have magical power

abate

(verb) to make less in amount, degree, force, etc.; to deduct

perdition

(noun) complete and irreparable loss; ruin; the loss of the soul or of hope for salvation; damnation, hell

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