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defeatist - resigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos
ingenuous - naive and trusting; young; unsophisticated; candid
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
sear - burn the surface of; char or burn; brand; parch; cause (a plant) to wither
institutionalize - make into an institution; put or confine in an institution
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
panache - flair; manner of doing things without any difficulty (causing admiration); flamboyance; bunch of feathers (on a helmet); Ex. with great panache; CF.
pith - core or marrow; spongelike substance in the center of stems; essence; substance
divulge - reveal