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plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty
stagnant - (of water) not flowing (often bad-smelling); motionless; stale; not developing; inactive; dull; Ex. stagnant industrial output
extol - praise very highly; glorify
excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
gnarled - twisted
restitution - returning something (lost or stolen) to the rightful owner; reparation; indemnification; compensation for loss, damage, or injury
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation