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::: paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
::: patrician - noble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
::: agenda - items of business at a meeting
::: skiff - small light sailboat or rowboat
::: reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation
::: privation - lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
::: requite - make return for; repay; reciprocate; revenge; N. requittal
::: jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
::: gorge - narrow canyon; steep rocky cleft; ravine (made by a stream which runs through it)
::: smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.