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fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
compensatory - making up for; repaying
reactionary - strongly opposed to social or political change; opposing progress; politically ultraconservative; N. OP. radical
bleak - cold or cheerless; frigid; unlikely to be favorable; depressing
corpus - collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
sustain - suffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
consecrate - dedicate; sanctify; declare as sacred; Ex. consecrate one's life to helping the poor
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
buffoonery - clowning