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sadistic - inclined to cruelty; N. sadism: delight in cruelty
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
caliber - ability; quality; diameter of the inside of a round cylinder; Ex. work of very high caliber
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
nourishment - something that nourishes; food
unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
estranged - separated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
nutrient - nourishing substance; ADJ: providing nourishment