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deface - mar; disfigure
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
subsequent - following in time or order; later
adamant - hard; inflexible
quench - assuage or satisfy (thrust); slake; douse or extinguish; put out; suppress
heinous - atrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
blunder - error; stupid mistake
sedentary - requiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population