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decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
pander - cater to (the low desires of others)
mediate - settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire
eventual - happening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
cordial - warmly friendly; gracious; heartfelt; Ex. cordial welcome
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
uncouth - boorish; clumsy in speech or behavior; outlandish
whorl - ring of leaves around stem; ring; circular arrangement; Ex. whorls on the fingers
spectrum - colored band produced when a beam of light passes through a prism; broad and continuous range; Ex. whole spectrum of modern thoughts
congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity