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indisputable - too certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
actuary - someone who advises insurance companies
patois - local or provincial dialect
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
malefactor - evildoer; criminal
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
clasp - hold firmly within arms
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.
waggish - humorous; mischievous; tricky