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malefactor - evildoer; criminal
smudge - dirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
protuberance - protrusion; swelling; bulge
ascetic - practicing self-denial; avoiding physical pleasures and comforts; austere; Ex. ascetic life of Buddhist monks; N. asceticism
ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
renegade - deserter; traitor; ADJ.
acidulous - slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
berate - scold strongly