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beneficiary n. one who benefits from something; like a person who is left money or other property in a will or the like
botch v. to repair or patch poorly; make a mess of
botch n. a hopeless bugled job
dilapidated adj. falling apart or ruined, run-down
futile adj. not successful, failing to have any result
hospitable adj. offering friendly or generous treatment to guests; open to anything new or strange
lair n. the home or den of a wild animal; any hideout
notorious adj. widely known because of bad conduct
pamper v. to allow too many privileges, be too generous and easygoing toward
shirk v. to avoid or get out of doing work, neglect a duty; to sneak, slink
veto n. the power to forbid or prevent
veto v. to prohibit, reject
bellow v. to make a sound similar to that of a bull
bellow n. a loud, angry roar
clutter v. to fill or cover in a disorderly way
clutter n. a state of disorder, mess
dismantle v. to take apart; to strip of something
farce n. a play filled with ridiculous or absurd happenings; broad or far-fetched humor; a ridiculous sham
grueling adj. very tiring, calling for an extreme effort
lavish adj. overly generous, extravagant; abundant
lavish v. to spend or give freely or without limit
morbid adj. in an unhealthy mental state, extremely gloomy; caused by or related to disease, unwholesome
parasite n. an organism that lives in or on another organism; one who lives of another person
surplus n. an amount beyond what is required, excess
surplus adj. more than what is needed or expected
timidity the state of being easily frightened
Created by: 23gallj