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unit 8

stinging bitter in temper or tone acrimonious
resembling a cow or ox sluggish or unresponsive bovine
dismay confusion consternation
fat having a large bulky body corpulent
to deny responsibility for or connection to disavow
impartial calm free from emotion dispassionate
disagreement sharp differences of opinions dissension
to cause to disappear to scatter dispel spend foolishly squander extravagant in pursuit of pleasure dissipate
remove objectionable passages or words from a written text to cleanse purify expurgate
an armored or protective glove a challenge gauntlet
based on assumption or guess tentative idea hypothetical
mean low base ignoble
to call into question to attack as false impugn
immoderate lacking in self control need to control anger intemperate
hatred contempt disgrace or infamy resulting from hateful conduct odium
faithless treachery perfidy
place in a lower position to assign refer turn over to banish relegate
inclined to nausea easily shocked or upset excessively fastidious or refined squeamish
subordinate in capacity or role submissively obedient subservient
open to easily influenced lacking in resistance susceptible
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