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hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)
cubicle - small chamber used for sleeping or work
projectile - missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
captious - faultfinding; too critical
presentiment - premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
scoff - laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats
marginal - of a margin; barely within a limit; Ex. marginal effect/writing ability
equivocal - (of words or statements) ambiguous; intentionally misleading; (of behavior) questionable; OP. unequivocal
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.