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disproportion - lack of proportion (between the parts); ADJ. disproportionate
wrath - anger; fury
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
oblique - indirect; slanting (deviating from the perpendicular or from a straight line); Ex. oblique reference
swell - long wave of water that moves continuously without breaking; V.
bearing - deportment; connection
maniacal - raging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
pillage - plunder