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beget - father; become the father of; produce; give rise to
ungainly - (of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
reprehensible - deserving blame; blameworthy; V. reprehend: blame
consonance - harmony; agreement
canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
turbulence - state of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed