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vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
monotony - sameness leading to boredom; monotonousness; ADJ. monotonous; CF. monotone
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
forward - presumptuous or bold
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
baroque - highly ornate
primate - group of mammals including humans
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats