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::: skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
::: drastic - strong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
::: hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
::: lineage - descent; ancestry
::: sinister - evil; ominous
::: extrude - force or push out; thrust out; shape (plastic or metal) by forcing through a die
::: amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
::: subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
::: stammer - speak with involuntarily pauses or repetitions
::: gesticulation - motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)