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beneficiary - person entitled to benefits or proceeds of an insurance policy or will
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
debutante - young woman making formal entrance into society
extrapolation - projection; conjecture; V. extrapolate: infer (unknown information) from known information
inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
rummage - ransack; thoroughly search
oratorio - dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata