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::: vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
::: forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
::: aspersion - slanderous remark; Ex. cast aspersions on
::: resuscitate - revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
::: inclusive - tending to include all; all-inclusive; Ex. inclusive charge
::: microcosm - small representative world; world in miniature; Ex. microcosm of English society
::: gallows - framework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
::: blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
::: oscillate - vibrate pendulumlike; waver
::: perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity