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peddle - travel about selling (wares); CF. foot
proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
nauseous - causing nausea; feeling nausea
mundane - worldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling
catholic - (of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes