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spartan - without attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
indubitable - unable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
philistine - narrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
profane - violate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
waft - move gently (in air or in seas) by wind or waves; Ex. leaves wafting past the window
repeal - revoke; annul