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abyss - enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
devoid - empty; lacking
drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
attenuate - make thin; weaken
flux - flowing; series of changes; fluctuation; Ex. in a state of flux
ligneous - like wood
anthology - book of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
seamy - sordid; base; filthy; unwholesome; Ex. seamy side of city life