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inanimate - lifeless; not animate
makeshift - temporary expedient or substitute (in the case of urgent need); Ex. makeshift shelter
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior
decry - express strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
incendiary - arsonist; ADJ: causing fire; of arson; Ex. incendiary bomb
lethal - deadly
stereotype - one regarded as embodying a set image or type; fixed and unvarying representation; standardized mental picture often reflecting prejudice; Ex. stereotype of the happy slave; V: make a stereotype of; represent by a stereotype; Ex. It is wrong to stereotype people; Ex. stereotyped answer
brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
opaque - dark; not transparent; N. opacity
exacerbate - worsen; aggravate; embitter