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maim - mutilate; injure lastingly; disable; cripple; Ex. maimed for life
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
efface - rub out; remove the surface of
rabid - of or suffering rabies; like a fanatic; extremely zealous; furious; CF. rabies: hydrophobia
requisition - formal demand or request; Ex. requisition for more computing equipment; V.
pharisaical - pertaining to the Pharisees, who paid scrupulous attention to tradition; self-righteous; hypocritical
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
solitude - state of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
dappled - spotted