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menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)
abash - embarrass
retribution - deserved punishment for wrongdoing; punishment for offenses; compensation; vengeance; CF. pay back
perturb - disturb greatly
predator - predatory animal or bird; predatory person; creature that seizes and devours another animal; person who robs or exploits others; ADJ. predatory: living by preying on other organisms; plundering; N. predation
bode - foreshadow; portend
disparage - belittle
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
endemic - prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic
bastard - illegitimate child