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distinct - clearly different; clearly noticed
enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
decrepitude - state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
aptitude - fitness; talent
defalcate - embezzle
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
magnitude - greatness (in size or extent); extent
daub - smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint