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raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
inured - accustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
throes - violent anguish
squabble - minor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
oversee - watch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision