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despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
transpose - reverse the order or position of
petty - trivial; unimportant; very small; small-minded; petty-minded
earmark - set aside (money or time) for a particular purpose
jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude
acuity - sharpness (of mind or senses of sight or hearing)
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior