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wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
deposition - testimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
rift - narrow opening in a large mass; break in a friendly relation; Ex. through a rift in the clouds; OP. reconcilation
harbinger - forerunner (which foreshadows what is to come)
noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language
taut - tight; strained; tense; ready; OP. slack
acerbity - bitterness of speech and temper; ADJ. acerbic: bitter; acrid (in taste, manner, or tone)
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval