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defoliate - destroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
tarnish - make or become dull or discolored; N.
slew - large quantity or number; Ex. slew of errands left
perforate - pierce; put a hole through
belabor - harp on; dwell on tediously; explain or go over excessively or to a ridiculous degree; assail verbally; beat severely; attack physically
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
jingoist - extremely aggressive and militant patriot; warlike chauvinist; N. jingoism: extreme nationalism
supplant - take the place of unfairly; usurp; replace
reputed - supposed; Ex. reputed father of the child; V. repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteem
outlandish - bizzare; peculiar; unconventional