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refute - disprove; prove to be false; N. refutation
deface - mar; disfigure
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
recrimination - countercharges; V. recriminate
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
expostulation - protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
skinflint - miser; stingy person
overwrought - nervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done