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profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
embitter - make bitter; fill with painful or bitter feelings; make sad and angry; Ex. He was embittered by many disappointments.
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
persevere - continue steadily in spite of difficulties
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
inviolable - secure from corruption, attack, or violation(or profanation); unassailable; Ex. inviolable oath/rights; N. inviolability
filing - particle removed by a file
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash