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::: obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
::: 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
::: beneficial - helpful; useful; advantageous
::: hedonist - one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life; CF. hedonism: practice of living one's life purely for pleasure
::: apiarist - person who keeps bees
::: dross - waste matter; worthless impurities
::: fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
::: patois - local or provincial dialect
::: expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
::: ingrate - ungrateful person (not expressing thanks)