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awful - terrible; very bad
assimilate - absorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
surfeit - satiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
shackle - chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person