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abominate - loathe; hate
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
recluse - hermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
ballast - heavy substance used to add stability or weight; V. supply with ballast
peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
shrewd - clever; astute
haven - place of safety; refuge; harbor; Ex. tax haven