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irascible - irritable; easily angered
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
apostate - one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
sumptuous - grand suggesting great expense; lavish; rich; Ex. sumptuous feast
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
sepulcher - tomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
saccharine - cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic