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::: enormity - hugeness (in a bad sense); excessive wickedness; Ex. enormity of the crime; ADJ. enormous
::: cleave - split or sever; cling to; remain faithful to; N. cleavage; ADJ. cloven
::: abstinence - restraint from pleasant things, esp. eating or drinking; CF. abstention: act of abstaining from vote
::: pedantic - bookish; showing off learning; marked by an excessive ostentatious concern for book learning; N. pedantry
::: prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate
::: ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
::: galvanize - stimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
::: jaundice - medical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias
::: remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
::: sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story