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awful - terrible; very bad
enrapture - please intensely; fill with rapture and delight
haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
cardiologist - doctor specializing in ailments of the heart
abject - (of a condition) wretched; as low as possible; lacking pride; very humble; showing lack of self-respect; Ex. abject apology
prong - pointed projecting part
purgatory - place of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
embody - give a bodily form to; incorporate; include