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outcast - one that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.
promontory - headland
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
unique - without an equal; single in kind
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
angular - sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner
anthropomorphic - having human form or characteristics
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry