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besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
static - having no motion; unchanging; lacking development; N. stasis: stable state
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
indolent - lazy
hypothetical - based on assumptions or hypotheses; supposed; N. hypothesis
ecosystem - ecological community together with its environment
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
transpire - (of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores