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Word: animadversion

Definition: critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval


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::: exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
::: sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
::: augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
::: embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
::: depravity - extreme corruption; wickedness; V. deprave
::: antithesis - contrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
::: unique - without an equal; single in kind
::: nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
::: tenuous - thin; slim; rare
::: gusty - windy