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appall - dismay; shock deeply
spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
avocation - secondary or minor occupation
quintessence - purest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
conjugal - pertaining to marriage
strident - loud and harsh; insistent; N. stridency
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
feign - pretend