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misogynist - hater of woman; CF. misogyny
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
rickety - (of buildings) likely to break or fall apart; of rickets; CF. rickets; CF. vitamin D
qualify - reach a necessary standard; limit the meaning of something stated
predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
conventional - ordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
pusillanimous - cowardly; lacking courage; fainthearted
chimerical - fantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature
bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement