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punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
analogy - similarity; parallelism; comparing two similar things
titular - of a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate
lateral - of or coming from the side
sepulcher - tomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
circumspect - prudent; cautious; acting after careful thought
scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic