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expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
apprehend - arrest (a criminal); dread; perceive; N. apprehension
dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
unravel - disentangle; solve
reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
dingy - (of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
hermitage - home of a hermit
subsume - include (as a member of a group); encompass
churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo