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scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
dissertation - formal essay; treatise
subsequent - following in time or order; later
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
prude - excessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
adulterate - make impure or of poorer quality by adding inferior or tainted(contaminated) substances
fathomless - too deep to be measured or understood; unfathomable
malevolent - wishing evil; exhibiting ill will; N. malevolence
partisan - one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla