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dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
domineer - rule over tyrannically
execute - put into effect; carry out; kill as a lawful punishment; N. execution
mogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
ignominy - deep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
impenitent - not repentant
ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery