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hapless - unfortunate; luckless
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
impolitic - not wise; not expedient; not politic
hue - color; aspect; Ex. opinions of every hue
reprisal - retaliation
transparent - permitting light to pass through freely; easily detected; obvious; clear; Ex. transparent lie
attenuate - make thin; weaken
decadence - decay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent
cession - yielding to another; ceding