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depict - portray
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
pulse - rhythmical throbbing of arteries; brief sudden change in a normally constant quantity; V: pulsate
shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
dormer - window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room
divest - strip (as of clothes); deprive (as of rights); dispossess; N. divestiture(divestment)
inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
anthropoid - manlike; resembling a human being; N.