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renege - break a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege on the contract/paying off the debt
botch - mismanage; blow
incrustation - hard coating or crust; V. incrust: encrust; cover with a crust
fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity
runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
hierarchy - arrangement by rank or standing; authoritarian body divided into ranks; body of persons having authority
promiscuous - mixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.