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tipple - drink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
abominable - detestable; extremely unpleasant
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
whelp - young animal (esp. of the dog or cat family); young wolf, dog, tiger, etc.
penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
dishearten - discourage
scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
calamity - disaster; misery
incipient - beginning; in an early stage
fulminate - thunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation