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dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
prong - pointed projecting part
insuperable - insurmountable; unbeatable; Ex. insuperable difficulties
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast