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hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
squeamish - easily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
dribble - flow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
advocate - speak in favor of; support (an idea or plan); urge; plead for
ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
gentry - people of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
idolatry - worship of idols; excessive admiration or devotion; ADJ. idolatrous