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disdain - treat with scorn or contempt
chastise - punish as by beating; criticize severely
palpable - tangible; (of something bad) easily perceptible; obvious; Ex. palpable blunder
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
ambulatory - able to walk
juridical - of the law and its administration; CF. judicial: of courts of law; CF. judiciary
garnish - decorate; add a garnish to; decorate (food or drink) with small items such as lemon slices; N.
conscientious - scrupulous; through and careful; Ex. conscientious worker
derision - ridicule; ADJ. derisive; CF. derisory
frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear