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::: tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
::: imminent - impending; near at hand
::: vigilante - one who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
::: foment - stir up; incite; instigate; promote the growth of (something evil or unpleasant)
::: propriety - fitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
::: transcendent - exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy
::: yield - amount produced; crop; income on investment; profit obtained from an investment; V: produce; give in; surrender
::: subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
::: uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
::: commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark