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slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
vigilante - one who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
ultimatum - last demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
affinity - feeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
unintimating - unfrightening
stereotype - one regarded as embodying a set image or type; fixed and unvarying representation; standardized mental picture often reflecting prejudice; Ex. stereotype of the happy slave; V: make a stereotype of; represent by a stereotype; Ex. It is wrong to stereotype people; Ex. stereotyped answer
titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company