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::: distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
::: shambles - (place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
::: monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
::: underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
::: permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
::: tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
::: derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
::: postmortem - autopsy; ADJ: occurring after death; of a postmortem
::: elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
::: reprobation - severe disapproval; CF. approbation