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scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
bigotry - stubborn intolerance
astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
sustenance - sustaining; means of livelihood, support, food, nourishment; something that maintains life; food
consonance - harmony; agreement
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
patois - local or provincial dialect
covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
hindsight - understanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady