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negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
sinewy - (of meat) tough; strong and firm; muscular; N. sinew: tendon; strong cord connecting a muscle to a bone
amoral - nonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
cornice - projecting molding on building (usually above columns or pillars); ó
divulge - reveal
hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
Machiavellian - crafty; double-dealing; of the political doctrine of Machiavelli, which holds that craft and deceit are justified in pursuing political power
sage - person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
progeny - children; offspring; descendants