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distend - expand; swell out
agrarian - pertaining to land or its cultivation; Ex. agrarian reform
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
formality - ceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
insipid - lacking in flavor; lacking interest; dull; Ex. insipid food/character
profligate - wasteful (of money); dissipated; wildly immoral; dissolute; N: profligate person; N. profligacy
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
epithet - word or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)
incur - bring upon oneself