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Word: detrimental

Definition: harmful; damaging; N. detriment


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::: leonine - like a lion
::: deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
::: insurrection - rebellion; uprising
::: auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
::: enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
::: aptitude - fitness; talent
::: disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
::: assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
::: headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
::: inequity - unfairness; ADJ. inequitable