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niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
sheer - pure; thin and transparent; very steep
prefigure - be a sign of; foreshadow
blight - plant disease; V: infect with blight; ruin; destroy
soporific - sleep-causing; marked by sleepiness; drowsy
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
retroactive - taking effect before its enactment (as a law) or imposition (as a tax); (of a law) having effect on the past as well as the future
malefactor - evildoer; criminal
pious - devout; religious; N. piety
excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off