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cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
nominal - in name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
abominable - detestable; extremely unpleasant
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
axiom - self-evident truth requiring no proof
determinate - having a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
depravity - extreme corruption; wickedness; V. deprave