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decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
meticulous - excessively careful (with great attention to detail); painstaking; scrupulous
impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
elicit - draw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
exposure - risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption
prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
choreography - art of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
writhe - twist in coils; contort in pain
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion