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negligence - neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care
tenuous - thin; slim; rare
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
acclimate - adjust to climate or environment; adapt
prate - talk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
malicious - hateful; spiteful; expressing malice; N. malice: desire to harm others; spite
perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
aghast - filled with great surprise or fear; horrified
turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude
antithesis - contrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical