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charlatan - quack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)
heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
remiss - negligent; careless about a duty
solicit - entreat; request earnestly; seek to obtain; Ex. solicit votes; CF. solicitor: one who solicits; chief law officer
wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
dawdle - loiter; hang around; waste time doing nothing
effectual - able to produce a desired effect; valid
tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
apiarist - person who keeps bees
forgo - (forego) give up; do without