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::: immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
::: slipshod - slovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
::: malady - illness
::: gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
::: contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
::: vitreous - of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
::: distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
::: pusillanimous - cowardly; lacking courage; fainthearted
::: reprobate - morally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
::: subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?