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misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
unprepossessing - unattractive
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
monetary - pertaining to money
debar - bar; forbid; exclude; Ex. debarred from jury services
prattle - talk idly; babble; N. CF. prate