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chassis - framework and working parts of an automobile; framework to which components are attached
adherent - supporter; follower
shirk - avoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
odium - detestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
conifer - pine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen
paranoia - psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac
baleful - evil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
parched - extremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
intuition - immediate insight; power of knowing without reasoning; ADJ. intuitive; V. intuit: know by intuition