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malign - speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence
untoward - unexpected and adverse; unfortunate or unlucky; Ex. untoward encounter
rhapsodize - speak or write in an exaggeratedly enthusiastic manner; Ex. rhapsodize over the beauty of the scenery
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
prefatory - introductory; of a preface
debase - degrade; reduce in quality or value; degenerate; lower in esteem; disgrace; N. debasement
memento - token; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
relapse - return to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
repine - fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work
abhor - detest; hate