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::: paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
::: affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
::: rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
::: boor - rude, insensitive person
::: linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
::: leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
::: astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
::: delineate - portray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
::: unruly - disobedient; lawless; difficult to control
::: ovoid - egg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate