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::: abysmal - bottomless
::: clangor - loud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
::: desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
::: detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
::: protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
::: dissent - disagree
::: pare - cut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
::: ardor - heat; passion; zeal; ADJ. ardent
::: pejorative - (of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
::: pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion