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::: cantankerous - ill-humored; irritable
::: purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists
::: unprepossessing - unattractive
::: temperament - characteristic frame of mind; disposition; emotional excess; ADJ. temperamental: of temperament; having frequent changes of temper; Ex. temperamental dislike of sports; Ex. temperamental actress
::: infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
::: cogitate - think over; ponder
::: salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
::: debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
::: implore - beg
::: vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment