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abstemious - sparing in eating and drinking; temperate
aberration - deviation from the normal; mental disorder
slack - moving slowly; sluggish; inactive; (of a rope) loose; negligent; lax; Ex. slack season; Ex. slack in one's work; N. V.
superannuated - retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
jaunt - trip; short journey
caulk - (calk) make watertight (by blocking up cracks as in a ship)
simian - monkeylike; N: ape or monkey
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)