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obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
frustrate - thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose
wrath - anger; fury
bate - let down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
subsume - include (as a member of a group); encompass
scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
synthesis - combining parts or separate things into a whole; the whole so formed; PL. syntheses; V. synthesize
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty
stipend - pay for services