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::: taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
::: exasperate - vex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
::: demented - insane
::: nuptial - of marriage or the wedding ceremony; N; nuptials; wedding ceremony
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: lexicographer - compiler of a dictionary; CF. lexicography: work of compiling a dictionary
::: frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
::: fatuous - smugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
::: obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
::: assent - agree; accept; N. assessment