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deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
irreverence - lack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent
palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
serrated - having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
diminution - lessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
coalesce - combine; fuse; N. coalescence
fervid - ardent; zealous; hot
purveyor - furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
amenities - convenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies