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unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb
torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
antagonism - hostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
monolithic - solidly uniform; unchangeable; unyielding; N. monolith: large block of stone
leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
foolhardy - rash; reckless; foolishly daring
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.