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awful - terrible; very bad
rakish - jaunty; stylish; sporty; morally corrupt; dissolute; Ex. He wore his hat at a rakish and jaunty angle.
weary - tired after long work; V.
foible - small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble
accoutre - equip; N. accoutrement
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
recreant - disloyal; cowardly; N: disloyal and cowardly person
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
epaulet - (epaulette) ornament worn on the shoulder (of a uniform, etc.)
pathological - pertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease