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untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
apropos - with reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
undermine - weaken gradually; sap; dig a mine beneath
apocalyptic - prophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
paradigm - model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather
kindred - related; belonging to the same group; similar in nature or character; Ex. kindred languages; N: relative; kin; kinship
outmoded - no longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned