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Abhorrent (adj.)

loathsome; repugnant; odious

Abhor (v.)

utterly detest; loathe; hate

Admonish (v.)

reprove gently but seriously; caution

Ambrosial (adj.)

extremely pleasing to taste or smell; delicious

Confine (v.)

shut up; imprison

Decade (n.)

period of ten years

Detonate (v.)

explode with suddenness and violence; cause (something) to explode

Ephemeral (adj.)

fleeting; transitory; short-lived

Gullible (adj.)

easily deceived or cheated; credulous

Haggle (v.)

dispute or argue over a price in a petty way; bargain; wrangle

Immerse (v.)

plunge or place into a liquid; dip OR engross; absorb

Insomnia (n.)

inability to sleep; abnormal wakefulness; sleeplessness

lapse (n.)

slip; error; accidental mistake

lapse (v.)

cease being in force; become invalid

probe (n.)

critical inquiry into suspected illegal activity; investigation

render (v.)

hand down officially; deliver (as a verdict); give

repast (n.)

food for one occasion of eating; meal

replenish (v.)

bring back to condition of being full; refill

score (n.)

group or set of twenty; twenty

snub (n.)

act or instance of snubbing (treating with contempt); insult

snub (v.)

treat with disdain or contempt; slight

suture (n.)

strand or fiber used to sew parts of the living body; a stitch made with such material

unwittingly (adv.)

unintentionally; by accident; inadvertently; unknowingly

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