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abide - dwell; abide by: comply with; put up with; tolerate; Ex. abide by the rules; Ex. I can't abide rude people.
smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
gnarled - twisted
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
precise - exact
ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)
deciduous - falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
rehabilitate - restore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of