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salient - prominent; projecting beyond a line; conspicuous; Ex. salient features
odoriferous - giving off an odor
grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
debilitate - weaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
resonant - (of a sound) echoing; resounding(sounding loudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance; Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
dogged - determined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off