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::: unseemly - unbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
::: melee - fight
::: attenuate - make thin; weaken
::: wisp - small bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
::: verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
::: grapple - wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar
::: deciduous - falling off at a specific season or stage of growth as of leaves; Ex. deciduous tree/teeth
::: obsidian - black volcanic rock
::: steep - soak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous
::: abrasive - rubbing away; tending to grind down