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uxorious - excessively submissive or devoted to one's wife; CF. uxor: wife
gaunt - lean and angular; thin and bony; emaciated; barren
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
stratified - divided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
topple - become unsteady and fall down
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
compound - combine; produce by combining; increase; make worse by adding to or increasing; exacerbate; Ex. compound an error; ADJ: consisting of two or more parts; N: combination of two or more parts; area enclosed by a wall containing a group of buildings; Ex. factory compound; CF. complex
synchronous - similarly timed; simultaneous with; occurring at the same time; V. synchronize
collusion - conspiring in a fraudulent scheme to cheat or deceive others; V. collude