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odious - arousing strong dislike; hateful(causing hatred); vile
wring - twist (to extract liquid); extract by twisting; wrench painfully (necks or hands)
wistful - sadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
adjuration - solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly
bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
patrician - noble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
nourishment - something that nourishes; food
woeful - sad; (of something bad) deplorable; deplorably bad; Ex. woeful housing conditions