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debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
arbiter - person with power to decide a matter in dispute; judge who is in a position ot make influential judgments; Ex. supreme arbiter of fashion in beachware
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
caliber - ability; quality; diameter of the inside of a round cylinder; Ex. work of very high caliber
denomination - religious group; unit in a system; name or designation; CF. denominator: common trait or characteristic
enjoin - command; order; forbid
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate