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putrefy - make or become putrid; N. putrefaction
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
abrasive - rubbing away; tending to grind down
incessant - uninterrupted; unceasing
dowdy - untidy (of a woman or clothes); slovenly; dressed in an unattractive way; shabby; CF. unattractive woman
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
abeyance - suspended action
rubble - fragments (esp. from a destroyed building)
demoniac - (demoniacal) fiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
physiological - pertaining to the science of the function of living organisms; N. physiology