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squander - waste; spend foolishly
smattering - slight knowledge; small scattered number or amount; Ex. smattering of German
discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
rudimentary - elementary; not developed; crude; N. rudiment: fundamental element or principle; Ex. rudiments of the language
desultory - aimless; haphazard; digressing at random
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
effrontery - rudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
pinnace - small boat