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::: awful - terrible; very bad
::: optimist - person who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
::: slaughter - killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers
::: daunt - intimidate; frighten; discourage; dishearten
::: besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
::: debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
::: sanctuary - place of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
::: plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
::: impecunious - without money
::: inverse - opposite