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luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
askew - crookedly; slanted; at an angle
gangrene - decay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
consonant - harmonious; in agreement; N.
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
plaintive - expressing sorrow; mournful; Ex. plaintive song
seasonal - of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
dolorous - sorrowful; N. dolor